Export or import of modules with elements containing formatted text does to Excel does not retain the formatting

Technote (troubleshooting)


When performing export or import of elements that contain formatted text to Microsoft Excel, the formatting is not retained. When exported to Excel, the formatted text appears as plain text. When imported from Excel, the text format of the cells is not retained.


After Excel export or import of elements, all the text is displayed as plain text and no formatting is displayed.

Resolving the problem

This issue is due to technical limitation. There is no workaround for this issue.

Document information

More support for:

Rational Focal Point
General Information

Software version:

6.4.1,,,, 6.5,,

Operating system(s):

Linux, Solaris, Windows

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