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E1: MOBJ: Frequently Asked Questions on Non-ActiveX Controls for EnterpriseOne Text Media Objects and Grid Import / Export for all Browsers - Firefox, Chrome, Internet Explorer (IE), Safari. (Doc ID 2098883.1)

Last updated on APRIL 19, 2023

Applies to:

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


This document answers some frequently asked questions on the use of HTML text editor for text attachments and the impact of this change on the grid export/import functionality.

For general questions related to Media Object Text Attachments, refer to Document 1353686.1 E1: MOBJ: Frequently Asked Questions on Text Media Object Attachments.

Questions and Answers

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In this Document
Questions and Answers
 Media Object Text Attachments
 Question 1: Is Firefox supported for text Media Object attachments?
 Question 2: Can users work with both the ActiveX editor and HTML rich text editor?
 Question 3: What are my options for converting ActiveX RTF text attachments to the HTML attachments when selecting to use the HTML text editor?
 Question 4: If we have a large number of text media objects that need to be converted from RTF to HTML using P98MOHTM, should the conversion be done in batches or all at once ?
 Question 5: If we begin converting these media objects while the system is still in use, can users still add or edit ActiveX objects while they are being converted?
 Question 6: If we have converted or created text attachments as HTML, is it possible to convert them back to the ActiveX RTF format?
 Question 7: Are there any known issues with the conversion of the attachments to HTML?
 Question 8: When trying to convert RTF media objects to HTML in P98MOHTM or from Media Object Viewer, after choosing to convert, nothing happens?
 Question 9: Some of our Text Media Objects display with HTML formatting characters before and after the actual Text. Why is this occurring?
 Question 10: P98MOTHM After clicking OK to launch the conversion process, Processing is stuck at Fetching Media Object text type attachments x%
 Question 11: What is the impact to media objects when ActiveX setting is changed?
 Question 12: After Running P98MOHTM I see some text attachments set to NON-RTF what does that mean?
 Grid Import / Export
 Question 1: When HTML mode is enabled, what options are available in the Export Assistant?
 Question 2: Is the option for Import from Excel available when HTML mode is enabled?
 Question 3: Is there any way to have the file format XLSX when exporting to Excel with ActiveX OFF?
 Question 4: What is the impact to the grid functionality for import export when the ActiveX setting is changed?

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