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PI58882: RTF NOT HONOURED IN DOORS 9.6.1.4 EXPORT TO MS EXCEL

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Type following text in "Object text" in one object. Note the
    carriage return:
    
    This is a test
    This is Tuesday
    
    Select File>Export>MS Office>Excel
    Select Main Column "Object Heading and text"
    Select "Preserve rich text formatting"
    
    
    This gets exported into one cell as:
    
    This is a testThis is Tuesday
    
    Carriage return has been removed.
    
    
    Other rich text markup can also be affected. We have tested
    underlined and struckout texts and these appear different in the
    Excel export too.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * All users.                                                   *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * Carriage Returns were being stripped during RTF              *
    * concatenation.                                               *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • This problem has been resolved in the DOORS 9616 release.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PI58882

  • Reported component name

    TLOGIC DOORS

  • Reported component ID

    5724V61DR

  • Reported release

    930

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2016-03-10

  • Closed date

    2016-03-29

  • Last modified date

    2016-03-29

  • 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: 9.3

Reference #: PI58882

Modified date: 29 March 2016