E-PPR: Download Grid To Excel Treats Text As Numbers, Strips Off Leading Zeros, Changes 15th+ digits to Zero (Doc ID 1228354.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 26, 2016

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.50 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

After upgrade from 8.50.07 to 8.50.10, Download to excel functionality is stripping leading zeros in field values in the excel file. Problem did not occur on 8.50.07.

The same behavior occurs for customers upgrading to 8.49.30 from earlier 8.49 patches.

Cause

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