Last updated on OCTOBER 19, 2016
Applies to:BI Publisher (formerly XML Publisher) - Version 188.8.131.52.0 to 12.2 [Release 11.1 to 12.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
When creating a New BIP Report and selecting Data from Excel spreadsheet, configuring an Excel spreadsheet as a Data Set Fails.
In BI Publisher 184.108.40.206, here are the steps that reproduces the issue.
1. Select the New > Report function 'Create Report' dialog box and the first function 'Select Data':
-- Upload, for example, the specialdiscount.xls file
-- the Sheet Name of SpecialDiscount is seen in the LOV
2. But then, in 'Guide Me' mode, the Next button is selected and then the error message returns: 'Failed to save draft data model'.
3. And in 'Use Report Editor' mode the Finish button is selected, a data model name entered, and then the Save button gives a slightly different error message returns: 'Failed to save data model'.
4. This function does work in both 220.127.116.11 and 12c versions of BI Publisher.
BIP is upgraded to 18.104.22.168
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