'Object Variable Or With Block Variable Not Set' Error When Converting An MS Office Document (Doc ID 1309815.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 03, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Content - Version 11.1.1.3.0 and later
Generic Windows

Symptoms

Using Content Server 11.1.1.3 with Inbound Refinery running on Windows 2008 64 bits

When trying to convert an Office document into PDF, following error gets reported in the refinery log file:

Step MSOfficeToPostscript forced conversion failure by conversion engine because of error: Unable to convert. Native application reported: 'Object variable or With block variable not set.' Exception type is 'java.lang.Throwable'. [ Details ]

The error only occurs when converting Office documents. Other documents can be converted successfully.

Cause

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