Exporting Worksheet To XLS/CSV/TXT Formats in Discoverer 10g (10.1.2) Plus or Viewer Fails with 'Error Export Operation Failed'

(Doc ID 401600.1)

Last updated on APRIL 18, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Discoverer - Version 10.1.2.0.0 to 10.1.2.3 [Release 9.0.4 to 10.1.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
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***Checked for relevance on 18-Apr-2016***

Symptoms

While trying to export a Discoverer Plus or Viewer 10.1.2 worksheet to Excel (.xls), Comma Separated
Text (.csv) or Text (.txt) Formats, you may receive the following error:

ERROR:
The export operation failed. See the application log or other errors on the screen for more
details.
-Operation Failed.

Cause

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