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E1: XMLP: Frequently Asked Questions on BI Publisher Template Design (Doc ID 1066756.1)

Last updated on MAY 14, 2024

Applies to:

JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Tools - Version 8.98 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


This document aggregates common questions on BI Publisher template design, providing tips and techniques to possibly resolve formatting issues.

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Questions and Answers
 Question 1: Can Oracle Support help me create or modify my template in order to meet my requirements?
 Question 2: Will the templates designed in older desktop tools such as work after upgrading the tools release to 9.1.x?
 Question 3: What controls how new lines are added to the report output?
 Question 4: How can I define a common headers and footers for all my templates?
 Question 5: How to group different tags that repeat multiple times at the same level and access any data within?
 Question 6: When bringing information from a node into the template, how can I add information from its parent node?
 Question 7: Is there a way to print data in a specific location of the report output?
 Question 8: Is there a way to display only the earliest and latest date within a given range of dates on a report?
 Question 9: How to use Page X of Y feature while printing multiple documents with in a single run without using bursting?
 Question 10: After upgrade to AP Check RTF template generates PDF with different spacing on first page only compared to PDF generated in tools release
 Question 11: To avoid modifying a report design (Example R42565), is there a way to modify the XML document generated by the UBE and use this updated XML document in Embedded BI Publisher to generate a PDF output?
 Question 12: How To Avoid Extra Blank Pages in BI Publisher Outputs?
 Question 13: When RTF template is designed to print a different header from second page onwards, is it possible to suppress the second page when the data doesn't reach the second page?
 Question 14: How to fix a BIP output (both on the server and local desktop version) that displays duplicate entry?

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