Saving as Clipboard is not supported for exporting data that is formatted as xls

(Doc ID 1472909.1)

Last updated on JULY 24, 2012

Applies to:

Oracle SQL Developer - Version 3.0 to 3.1 [Release 3]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When trying to export the result Data to xls format by saving it as Clipboard:

SQLDeveloper 3.0 and above throws the following error:

Changes

 There are no changes. Just that the version is either SQL Developer 3.0 or later.

Cause

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