XML Report Publisher Not Creating Excel Format Output (Doc ID 1514779.1)

Last updated on JUNE 21, 2016

Applies to:

BI Publisher (formerly XML Publisher) - Version 11.5 to 11.5 [Release 11.5]
BI Publisher (formerly XML Publisher) - Version 10.1.3.3.0 to 10.1.3.4.2 [Release 10.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 18-MAR-2013

Symptoms

When you run a report using a template that has a default output of Excel and you choose Excel Output format parameter for the report, the output looks like HTML and not Excel formatted output.

Cause

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