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Fusion Applications : Error On Exporting BIP Report: Invalid format requested: excel (Doc ID 1572693.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 15, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Global Human Resources - Version and later
Oracle Fusion Application Toolkit - Version and later
Oracle Fusion Application Toolkit Cloud Service - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On : version, Technology Management - BI & Reporting

After creating a BI publisher report, you tried to export to excel, pdf or any other format. However, the export completes in the following errors:

The report cannot be rendered because of an error, please contact the administrator.
Error Detail Invalid format requested: excel"


[URI: /xmlpserver/servlet/xdo] javax.servlet.ServletException: Invalid format requested: excel[[
at oracle.xdo.servlet.XDOServlet.writeReport(
at oracle.xdo.servlet.XDOServlet.doGet(

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Create a BIP Report using the BI Guide Me Wizard
2. Try to export it to Excel


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