Dependent hotfix introduces plus signs in Excel, PDF filename
Export excel file name spaces are coming as plus signs after installing the HFix-29663 with dependent HFix-23702.
Steps to Reproduce
1. Install hotfix HFix-29663 with its dependent hotfixes.
2. Open Reports.
3. Under Categories select a category.
4. Select any Report with a space in the report name from the category.
5. Open the report, Click on Export to Excel link.
Note that the Excel filename has embedded plus signs.
Root cause is a result of HFix-23702 using a URLEncoding API to handle UTF -8 characters. Plus signs are suitable for URLs but are out of place for a filename.
Apply HFix-30039 to resolve the issue.
Published November 18, 2016 - Updated October 8, 2020
Was this useful?
0% found this useful
Have a question? Get answers now.
Visit the Collaboration Center to ask questions, engage in discussions, share ideas, and help others.