How to Set Output Format To XML Using the BI Publisher RunReport Webservice Method

(Doc ID 1910082.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 08, 2015

Applies to:

BI Publisher (formerly XML Publisher) - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On : BI Publisher

Not able to set format to XML using the  BI Publisher runReport webservice method

It gives out the following error:


org.apache.cxf.binding.soap.SoapFault: oracle.xdo.webservice.exception.OperationFailedException: PublicReportService::generateReport for reportAbsolutePath [/Order Status/Reports/Dev/Dynamic Order Status Report.xdo] failed: due to Invalid format requested: xml
at org.apache.cxf.binding.soap.interceptor.Soap11FaultInInterceptor.unmarshalFault(
at org.apache.cxf.binding.soap.interceptor.Soap11FaultInInterceptor.handleMessage(


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