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PI29493: AFTER STARTING PERSPECTIVES ON A NONE ENGLISH SYSTEM 2 EXCEL SESSION WILL BE OPENED

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When loading TM1 Perspectives client having regional settings
    set to a region that uses "." as thousand delimiter and comma
    "," decimal delimiter (eg. Denmark og Germany), two sessions of
    Excel is loaded, and it is not possible to select any ribbons or
    menu in Excel (first Excel session). Switching to the other
    session of Excel makes the user able to select menu or ribbon.
    ?Changing region to a region with character set that uses comma
    "," as thousand delimiter and "." decimal delimiter result in
    Excel loading as Expected (only one Excel session is startet.?
    

Local fix

Problem summary

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    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * All Users                                                    *
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    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * NA                                                           *
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    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * Apply 10.2.2 FP3                                             *
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Problem conclusion

  • Code Fix
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PI29493

  • Reported component name

    TM1 PERSPECTIVE

  • Reported component ID

    5724W49PE

  • Reported release

    A22

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2014-11-12

  • Closed date

    2015-04-27

  • Last modified date

    2015-04-28

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

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

Modules/Macros

  • UNKNOWN
    

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    TM1 PERSPECTIVE

  • Fixed component ID

    5724W49PE

Applicable component levels

  • RA22 PSN

       UP



Document information

More support for: Cognos TM1
TM1 Perspectives

Software version: A22

Reference #: PI29493

Modified date: 28 April 2015