Export To Excel: Unsupported or Corrupted File Type "TSV" (Doc ID 437395.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 08, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle Application Object Library - Version 11.5.7 to 12.1.3 [Release 11.5 to 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 05-Jan-2014***

Symptoms

When using "File -> Export" within forms, the file generated for export (typically fnd_gfm.xls) may trigger an error message indicating that the file may be corrupted because it is in a different format than specified by the file extension:

Cause

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