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'Edit in Excel' excel option in not working as expected

SA-29385

Summary



'Edit in Excel' Excel option in decision table and list view is not working as expected in Pega 7.1.9, after upgrade from PRPC 6.2 SP2.

Error Messages



Error Message When tried to use Edit in Excel in decision table
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Cannot find encoded PegaRULES Excel template file string.'Edit'. Contact your PegaRULES administrator.


Steps to Reproduce



1) Create a decision table and list view.
2) Click on Edit in Excel.


Root Cause

It is a Pega bug, user has Load balancing enablement. The strUrl which is used to open the decision table in excel is malformed in pega_desktop_decision.js.


Resolution



Resolution: Hot fix

Existing Hotfix: 
HFix-27616

Hotfix changes: 
Added a check condition, if the strUrl is starting with a proper protocol and host.

Published October 20, 2016 - Updated November 2, 2016

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