FDM Export to Excel Fails with "Error: Microsoft Office Excel cannot access the file <path to Excel file>." (Doc ID 972622.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 08, 2016

Applies to:

Hyperion Financial Data Quality Management - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When using the export to Excel feature in Financial Data Quality Management (FDM) the following error occurs:

Error: Microsoft Office Excel cannot access the file <path to excel file>. There are several possible reasons:

• The file name or path does not exist.
• The file is being used by another program.
• The workbook you are trying to save has the same name as a currently open workbook.


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