Page Orientation Not Honored In Excel 2007 Output For BIP Report (Doc ID 1938574.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 25, 2014

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

When creating a BI Publisher report, the option of page orientation could be selected either "portrait" or "landscape" format.

When viewing the report in Excel 2007 format, no matter which format selected, the report comes up with "portrait" orientation.

The users have to manually change the printing orientation in Excel.

Solution

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