Apex Interactive Report Row Length Limit

(Doc ID 2011374.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Application Express (formerly HTML DB) - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


 Clarification on Interactive Report row length limit.


The following error occurs when attempting to download an Interactive Report in XLS format:

ORA-06502: PL/SQL: numeric or value error: character string buffer too small

--- Issue happens if more than 26 columns are displayed.
--- Issue does not occur if the columns after the 26th column are not displayed or Hidden.


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