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WebADI Erroring During Upload: InvalidFormatException: Package should contain a content type part [M1:13] (Doc ID 2792216.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 09, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Web Applications Desktop Integrator - Version 12.2 and later
Oracle General Ledger - Version 12.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Problem Description
Uploading journal through Web Desktop Integrator (WebADI), and getting an error and not able to upload.

The error being seen is:

Journals Upload
The upload process has completed with the following status:
org.apache.poi.openxml4j.exceptions.InvalidFormatException: Package should contain a content type part [M1:13]

Please select close to return to the spreadsheet, fix the failed rows and reupload, or contact your system administrator for assistance.

additionally a pop up box showing the following error
compressed folders error
The specified directory C:/users........
is empty. so compressed (zipped) folders cannot add it to the archive.

Steps to recreate the issue.
1) Log into Oracle General ledger.
2) Generate the General Ledger journals template via Journals -> Launch Journal Wizard.
3) Populate data into the Excel journal template.
4) Select upload.
5) Error is seen.

Items of note:


 Instance was recently upgraded to 12.2.10.


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