E-Business Suite Web Applications Desktop Integrator Templates Do Not Work With Office 2016, As WebADI Spreadsheets Fail With Error 'Compile Error: User-defined type not defined' (Doc ID 2236576.1)

Last updated on MARCH 03, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Web Applications Desktop Integrator - Version 12.0.6 to 12.2.5 [Release 12 to 12.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

E-Business Suite R12 Web Applications Desktop Integrator, Desktop Integration Framework issues

 

 

WebADI is not working as expected after an upgrade to Microsoft Office 2016.

None of the WebADI spreadsheet downloads work, and all the integrator templates fail with the following errors when run:

Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications

Compile Error:
User-defined type not defined


The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Load and attempt to process data with a WebADI Integrator


The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot use any integrators in multiple applications (HR/GL,etc)

Cause

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