Unable To Use PDF Documents as BI Publisher Templates When Saved as Adobe Acrobat DC 11 Pro Files
Last updated on FEBRUARY 20, 2018
Applies to:BI Publisher (formerly XML Publisher) - Version 12c and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
In BI Publisher 188.8.131.52.0
1. A PDF document, having fields mapped to XML data elements, was saved in Adobe Acrobat DC Pro version 11.
When the report is run in the BI Publisher Desktop Template Viewer, or in a report in the server application, no data gets generated in the output.
2a. If the PDF template file is opened in an older Adobe Acrobat Pro version 7.x [1.6]) and Save As function used
to save as a new file name, Then the template will run in both the Template Viewer and the server application.
2b. But even if the PDF template file is opened in the Adobe Acrobat DC Pro version 11 that same Save As function
(for new file name) does not work in either the Template Viewer or the server application.
Sign In with your My Oracle Support account
Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started
My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a
Million Knowledge Articles and hundreds of Community platforms