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Excel Copy To Demantra Worksheet Does Not Work As Expected On Mac Machine (Doc ID 1508114.1)

Last updated on APRIL 02, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Demantra Demand Management - Version 7.3.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On : version, Worksheet

On a Mac machine when copying a range of data from excel cells into a Demantra worksheet the information is not successfully pasted as expected. We face two issues:
 - Upon choosing the same range of cells to past, Demantra throws a Paste Action Warning that the copy and paste area are not the same size and shape
 - When pasted directly on a cell, instead of pasting on the corresponding grid of rows and columns, the data is only loaded sequentially on the rows.

  The information cannot be pasted because the copy area and the paste area
  are not the same size and shape.
  Try one of the following:
  *Click a single cell and paste.
  Select a rectangle that is the same size and shape, and then paste.

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Login to the Collaborator Workbench
2. Open Worksheet
3. Copy data from Excel and paste into Worksheet

The issue has the following business impact:
As clients work on Mac machine, this functionality is needed to facilitate the excel copy for data uploads.


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