Fusion Applications Financial Reporting : Export To Excel In Financial Reporting Center Is Opened With Old Excel Format (Doc ID 2031057.1)

Last updated on JULY 13, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion General Ledger - Version 11.1.8.0.0 and later
Oracle Fusion Application Toolkit Cloud Service - Version 11.1.8.0.0 and later
Oracle Fusion Application Toolkit - Version 11.1.8.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 11.1.8.0.0 version, Technology Management - BI & Reporting

ACTUAL BEHAVIOR
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When performing an 'Export to Excel' from the 'HTML Preview' dropdown in Financial Reporting Center the resulting excel output is generated in .xls format

EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
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The output should be generated in .xlsx format

STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Navigator > Financial Reporting Center > Shared Folder > Financials > General Ledger > Trial Balance > Report Components > Click on the report name
2. open the report
3. run an 'Export to Excel' from the dropdown

BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot export to an output format which is compatible with their client

Cause

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