OBIEE 12c: Dates Turned MM/DD/YYYY Format in Exported Excel

(Doc ID 2416031.1)

Last updated on JULY 10, 2018

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Server Enterprise Edition - Version 12.2.1.4.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When trying to export date data to Excel2007+, dates turned MM/DD/YYYY or American format.

You can reproduce the issue with Sample Sales Lite.

1. Create an answer with Calender Date and Revenue.
2. When using Japanese locale, dates are in YYYY/MM/DD format.  And you can see YYYY/MM/DD in Answer.
3.Export to Excel2007+

Changes

 

Cause

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