E-NV: Master Note - nVision Issues On PeopleTools 8.51 Office 2007, Office 2010

(Doc ID 1305067.1)

Last updated on JUNE 21, 2016

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.51 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 21-JAN-2015

Goal

To make customers aware of known the issues encountered with nVision when upgrading to PeopleTools 8.51.

In PeopleTools 8.51 OpenXML SDK was introduced as an alternative to running in Excel Automation Mode. Since then we have encountered functionality restraints in particular with its support to run with Excel macros.

While we are working to find ways to get this working, we are encouraging/recommending customers below PeopleTools 8.51.09 to use "UseExcelAutomation" as later releases will have this set as a default.

UseExcelAutomation' allows nVision to use Excel Mode to generate reports at server side.  For additional information on using Excel Automation, refer to Document ID E-NV: PeopleTools 8.51 - Open XML And Excel Automation Modes (Doc ID 1317246.1).

Note: This document is updated on a regular basis - Last update was August 9, 2013.

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