Macro Is Not Executed When Converting Word .docm Document Using PDFExportConverter (Doc ID 1367738.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Universal Content Management - Version: 10.1.3.3.0 and later   [Release: 10gR3 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Using Content Server 11gR1 11.1.1.5.0

MS Word .docm documents are setup to be converted to PDF using PDFExportConverter on Windows

The .docm documents have a AutoOpen or AutoExec VBA macro that updates fields in the Word document, based on metadata attributes read from the document's DOCPROPERTIES.

When the document is converted, the fields are not initialized in the resulting PDF document, indicating that the macro has not been executed.

Cause

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