Why is the XML Publisher Report Output File Extension a .EXCEL Instead of .XLS? (Doc ID 1289476.1)

Last updated on JUNE 10, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Application Object Library - Version 11.5.0 to 12.1.3 [Release 11.5 to 12.1]
BI Publisher (formerly XML Publisher) - Version 11.5 to 12.1.3 [Release 11.5 to 12.1]
Oracle Concurrent Processing - Version 11.5.0 to 12.1.3 [Release 11.5 to 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
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Goal

Generate an XML Publisher concurrent program with the output extension of .XLS instead of .EXCEL.

Solution

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