Reports Printing Issue with BI Publisher "Adobe Reader could not open filename.pdf" (Doc ID 780284.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 27, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Application Express (formerly HTML DB) - Version 3.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 25-Mon-2013***


Symptoms

You have configured BI Publisher with APEX for pdf printing. While opening the report in  PDF format you get the following error:


"Adobe Reader could not open '<>' because it is either not supported file type or because the file has been damaged (for example, it was sent as an email attachment and wasn't correctly decoded)"

Cause

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