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2488606 - Problem with Export to Excel


  • While trying to export from Web Dynpro to Excel the following text is visible in the pop-up:
    "Excel found unreadable content in 'export.xlsx'. Do you want to recover the contents of this workbook?"
  • In the Excel the cells with negative values contain an apostrophe before the value, as it is visible in the following picture:




  • Web Dynpro for ABAP
  • SAP NetWeaver
  • SAP Web Application Server for SAP S/4HANA all versions
  • POWL


SAP ERP 6.0 ; SAP NetWeaver all versions ; SAP Web Application Server for SAP S/4HANA all versions


Web Dynpro; Webdynpro; POWL; Apostrophe; Problem bei einigen Inhalten; Negative value; , KBA , BC-WD-ABA , Web Dynpro ABAP , BC-WD-ABA-REN , Rendering , BC-WD-ABA-RUN , Web Dynpro ABAP Runtime , BC-WD-ABA-CFG , Configuration / Personalization , BC-WD-ABA-GEN , Generation , Problem

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