R12.1.3 WebADI - Cannot Insert Rows In Excel 'Read-only Fields Cannot Be Changed' though Copy and Paste (Doc ID 2026179.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 13, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Web Applications Desktop Integrator - Version 12.1.3 to 12.1.3 [Release 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

R12.1.3 WebADI - Cannot Insert Rows in Excel 'Read-only fields cannot be changed'  

Once the user has downloaded a Budget spreadsheet in Excel then is unprotected it, and then tries to insert a row using Copy and Paste. The User will get the error  'Read-only fields cannot be changed'.


This can be reproduced with the following steps:
a) Open the Budget Worksheet
b) Tools > Macro > Visual Basic Editor
c) Locate the Budget worksheet in the VBA Project Window
d) Modules > bneReadOnlyUtils> Public Function BneIsReadOnly
e) Change Both the BneIsReadOnly = True statements to BneIsReadOnly = False

Solution

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