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E-PC: PSSpreadsheet SetCellformula() Method Throws the Following Error: "org.apache.poi.ss.formula.FormulaParseException: The specified formula '=A1+ B1' starts with an equals sign which is not allowed." (Doc ID 2804621.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 04, 2022

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.58 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Starting PT 8.58, a custom PeopleCode event based on PSSpreadsheet SetCellFormula() method is throwing the following error:
 

ERROR
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2. Check the directory and see the excel file has not been generated
3. Check the application server stderr log and see the error

Changes

 Upgrade to PT 8.58

Cause

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