12.0 Report Manager Excel Report Output Colours and Parentheses (Doc ID 875936.1)

Last updated on MARCH 16, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Report Manager - Version 12.0.6 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Find that when attempting to publish reports in Excel the colour of values are not as expected.
When viewing the Financial Reports in Report Manager there are some formatting errors that can cause confusion.

Expect to have red colour and parentheses.

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Publish report using an uploaded modified Excel Template.

Cause

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