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How To Index a Microsoft (Office) Word Document 2007 ? (Doc ID 752710.1)

Last updated on MARCH 28, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Text - Version to [Release 11.1 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


This document helps and explains how to index a BLOB column inside a table which contains a Microsoft Word 2007 document (new Microsoft formatting).

From database, Oracle Text uses Oracle Outside In HTML Export for document filtering instead of filtering technology licensed from Autonomy, Inc. This will allow from database to index Microsoft (Office) Word 2007 documents. Kindly refer to the Appendix B of Oracle Text Reference for a complete list of filter-supported document formats in


Oracle Text Reference 11g Release 1 (11.1)
Part Number B28304-03
B.2 Supported Document Formats


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