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Date time format not similar in report and in exported excel



Date time format is not similar in report and also in exported excel with Pega 7.2.

Error Messages

Not Applicable

Steps to Reproduce

Run "pyDailyProcessResolution" Out-of-the-box (OOTB) Report and export it to excel.

Root Cause

A defect in Pegasystems’ code or rules:

Export to Excel does not support the Custom date format option because it uses Excel to format dates, excel uses a different format syntax than Java's standard library.


Perform the following local-change:

By changing the type of column format into DateTime instead of Date, this formats the date and outputs as text.

Published December 26, 2017 - Updated October 8, 2020

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