How To Setup Word Or Excel as a Viewer Option (Doc ID 178133.1)

Last updated on APRIL 27, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Application Object Library - Version 11.5.10.2 to 12.2 [Release 11.5 to 12.2]
Oracle Concurrent Processing - Version 12.1.3 to 12.2 [Release 12.1 to 12.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Setting up Viewing of Reports in Microsoft Word or Microsoft Excel.

In the INSTALL > VIEWER OPTIONS form, you have entered:

File Format Mime Type Description
Text text/11i word 11i word
Text text/11i excel 11i excel

In the PROFILE > SYSTEM Option form for Viewer% you have set the following:

Profile Site
Viewer: Application for HTML
Viewer: Application for PCL
Viewer: Application for PDF
Viewer: Application for PostScript
Viewer: Application for Text browser
Viewer: Application for XML
Viewer: Default Font Size
Viewer: Text

 

Cause

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