Fusion PIM: Hub Excel import of items - ADFDI-05530 : Unable To Initialize Worksheet : Items

(Doc ID 1513724.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 08, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Product Hub - Version and later
Oracle Fusion Product Hub Cloud Service - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When attempting to open ADFDi worksheet in Excel for data entry to PIM Hub following error occurs.

ADFDI-05530 unable to initialize worksheet.

Error code: 12038" received in combination with ADFDI-00134.

(NOTE: Error code 12038 is directly related with SSL certification ref Microsoft support site :    
             SSL certificate common name (host name field) is incorrect.
             For example, if you entered www.server.com and the common
             name on the certificate says www.different.com..)

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Navigate to Manage Item Batches task
2. Add Item
3. Enter Object = Items, Class = Printers Format = default All
4. Open Excel on prompt.
5. Login screen is not displayed and error ADFDI-05530 "unable to initialize worksheet" received.


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