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PM50982: Repeating Coverpage when Exporting a DOORS module to Word using custom template

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When exporting a DOORS module to Word using a custom template
    any cover page or index fields in the Template is repeated.
    
    Issues occurs on Word 2003 and 2007.
    
    Steps to Reproduce:
    - Create Word Template with a Cover page followed by an index
    page.
    - Export a DOORS module to MSWord using the custom template from
    step 1
    (File ? Export ? MS Office ? MS Word , Advanced tab 'do not use
    normal.dot , select the custom template)
    
    - The output will have cover page and Index page twice.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

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    When exporting a DOORS module to MS Word using a custom
    template, any data in the template (cover pages, index
    fields etc.) is repeated twice no the exported document.
    

Problem conclusion

  • Word exporter script is fixed to not repeat any content of
    custom templates.
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PM50982

  • Reported component name

    TLOGIC DOORS

  • Reported component ID

    5724V61DR

  • Reported release

    920

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2011-10-27

  • Closed date

    2012-11-27

  • Last modified date

    2012-11-27

  • 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

  • R920 PSN

       UP



Document information

More support for: Rational DOORS

Software version: 9.2

Reference #: PM50982

Modified date: 27 November 2012