E-SEC: WWW_AUTHENTICATION does not work with "Run to Excel" from query manager

(Doc ID 2314999.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 06, 2017

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.56 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

PT 8.56

ACTUAL BEHAVIOR
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After Configuring WWW_AUTHENTICATION the client is Prompted for a certificate when attempting to open a Doc in Excel from the report repository . (Process monitor) This occurs regardless of if the client logs in with the external authenticated user or a Peoplesoft User id . the users are Not prompted for a certificate when trying to open XLS from Grid or when using "Run to Excel" from query manager /

Replicated issue on PT 8.56.03, Excel 2013, Windows 7, Weblogic 12.2.1 (on Windows 2012 R2)


STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. After enabling 2 way client cert behavior in weblogic
2. log into the application and run a process
3. through Process monitor open the Process and attempt to open in Excel


Cause

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