How to Make a Number Show as a Text Field in a BI Publisher Excel output, so Excel Doesn't Remove the Leading Zeros? (Doc ID 1669377.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 04, 2016

Applies to:

BI Publisher (formerly XML Publisher) - Version 11.1.1.7.x to 11.1.1.7.x [Release 11.1]
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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