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Test/Preview/Troubleshoot eText templates

  • Post published:April 28, 2020
  • Post Category:BI Publisher
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  • Post last modified:May 12, 2020

Have you ever created etext template to create delimited or fixed length files? Have you faced issues with debugging the template with ????? characters on the output? Check out this article to get your questions clarified.

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Etext template tips and tricks – Part 1

  • Post published:April 15, 2020
  • Post Category:BI Publisher
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  • Post last modified:May 12, 2020

In this article we will look into how to create etext template. When we have a requirement to generate a fixed length or delimited output files using BI Publisher or HCM Extract we will use the e-text template to achieve this requirement. I have come across a lot of people who are new to etext template and asked me to…

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Prevent Merging Columns in Excel Output using RTF template

  • Post published:March 4, 2019
  • Post Category:BI Publisher
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  • Post last modified:May 12, 2020

While creating a BI Publisher Report, we develop templates using RTF template as it provides multiple output formats like Interactive Mode, PDF, XLSX, XML, CSV etc which are not possible with any other templates like XLS, E-TEXT, etc. One problem most of the people face is when they try to download the excel output using RTF template, the excel output contains merged…

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