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Message: "The file you are trying to open, 'packagename.procedurename', is in a different format than specified by the file extension", Exporting Mod_plsql Output to Excel 2007 (Doc ID 559367.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 20, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle HTTP Server - Version and later
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When exporting mod_plsql output to Excel 2007 you get a message in Excel stating:

The file you are trying to open, 'packagename.procedurename', is in a diffrent format than specified by the file extension. Verify that the file is not corrupted and is form a trusted source before opening the file. Do you want to open the file now?


Recently upgraded to Microsoft Excel 2007.  Everything worked fine in previous versions of Excel.


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