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Business Intelligence Publisher Enterprise Edition (OBIEE) Export Of Report Output To CSV In Internet Explorer 11 (IE11) Exports With XDO Extension Instead (Doc ID 2236752.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 15, 2019

Applies to:

BI Publisher (formerly XML Publisher) - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Business Intelligence Publisher Enterprise Edition (OBIEE), Designing Layout Template issues


The CSV export output in Internet Explorer 11 is being created with .xdo extension instead of the desired .csv format.

The problem does not occur for the Chrome browser, however some sites may require the output to export in IE11 with the correct file extension(.csv).

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

1. Login to BIP Engine to generate report output
2. In IE browser, Report output is not getting generated with correct XDO extension of file

The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users are not able to generate report output with correct extension of file in IE 11.


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