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PI09659: bullets are not included in export to Excel

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Bullets in attribute values are not included when exporting to
    Excel
    
    To recreate:
    
     - add object text which includes bullets to an object
     - export to Excel ensuring that the object text in included,
    and the RTF preservation setting in selected
     - observe that the bullet is not present in the resulting Excel
    sheet (other RTF is included)
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * users using export to Excel                                  *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * Excel doesn't support bullet styles. Bullets in Excel are    *
    * added by key combination ALT+0149                            *
    * Bullet characters are artificially added to spreadsheet.     *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    client
    

Problem conclusion

  • Fixed in DOORS 9.6.1.1
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PI09659

  • Reported component name

    TLOGIC DOORS

  • Reported component ID

    5724V61DR

  • Reported release

    951

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2014-01-15

  • Closed date

    2015-03-12

  • Last modified date

    2015-03-12

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    TLOGIC DOORS

  • Fixed component ID

    5724V61DR

Applicable component levels

  • R961 PSY

       UP



Document information

More support for: Rational DOORS

Software version: 9.5.1

Reference #: PI09659

Modified date: 12 March 2015