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The Carriage Returns (CR) From BIP Reports with CSV Outputs Are Not Being Handled by Notepad (Doc ID 2482461.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 17, 2019

Applies to:

BI Publisher (formerly XML Publisher) - Version 11.1.1.7.x to 12c [Release 11.1 to 12.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

ACTUAL BEHAVIOR
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CSV reports are not displaying CR when opened using notepad.
When using Notepad++ the CSV is showing properly.

EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
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CSV reports show see CR and place the next row on a different line.

STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Exporting report to CSV file type.
2. Opening CSV file using Notepad

Cause

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