BI Publisher 11g - 12c : How to Make a Number Show As Text Datatype In An Excel Format Output Such That The Leading Zeros Are Not Trimmed

(Doc ID 1669377.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 04, 2017

Applies to:

BI Publisher (formerly XML Publisher) - Version 11.1.1.7.x to 12c [Release 11.1 to 12.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

How to make a number show as a text field in a BI Publisher excel output, so excel doesn't remove the leading zeros?
 

Solution

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