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R12: Projects ADI: MSEXCEL 2016 Is Not Opening The Files When User Clicks On It (Doc ID 2337987.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 11, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Project Costing - Version 12.2.5 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When creating a document in Oracle Projects, the user clicks on 'Open' so that the file will open. The file does NOT open.

The only workaround found is:

Open the excel from Start > All programs > Excel 2016
Now click ALT+ F > Choose the file location manually from the specified save location.

Steps to reproduce:

Integrator = Projects - Transaction Import
Viewer = Excel 2013
Select 'Create Document'
Clicked on 'Open' so that the file will be downloaded and automatically open in EXCEL
--- When this happens the file does NOT open
If the user selects 'Save' and then tries to open the file after saving it, the file does NOT open

Workaround:
We have only one way to open the file is Open the excel from Start > All programs > Excel 2016
Now click ALT+ F > Choose the file location manually from the specified save location.

Cause

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