Report Manager: Percentile Symbol Not Seen For Negative Values When Report Is Run From Report Manager (Doc ID 2175429.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 30, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Report Manager - Version 12.1.3 and later
Oracle General Ledger - Version 12.1.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 12.1.3 version, Core Functionality

ACTUAL BEHAVIOR
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When attempting to submit a FSG report by Report Manager and using a Generic FSG Template in R12 instance then % symbol not available for negative figures. It still works for positive figures as for example: "29 (%".
User noticed that, 11i is generating .xls file. while R12 generates .xlsm file.

EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
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For the same FSG report, similar Submission/Publishing Parameters, in R11i the % symbol is shown on negative figures as for example: "-3) (%" but positive figures are on black and without % symbol.


STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Log into Report Manager 

2. Navigate to Financial Report Submission 

3. Submit the FSG report 



Cause

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