2350172 - warning "The format of the file you try to open "fim_export.xls" is different from the one specified by the extension" : PCM/FIM | SAP Knowledge Base Article

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2350172 - warning "The format of the file you try to open "fim_export.xls" is different from the one specified by the extension" : PCM/FIM

Symptom

When using Drill to Origin from PCM, FIM shows the original lines properly. Then, we click on Excel button to export the data to Excel.

When opening the generated file in Excel, the following warning appears :

"The format of the file you try to open "fim_export.xls" is different from the one specified by the extension".


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Environment

  • SAP Profitability and Cost Management (PCM) 10.0
  • SAP Financial Information Management (FIM) 10.0
  • Microsoft Excel 2013

Product

SAP Financial Information Management 10.0 ; SAP Profitability and Cost Management 10.0

Keywords

EPM, EPM-PCM , Profit, SAP PCM, SBOP PCM, SAP BusinessObjects Profitability and Cost Management, Excel, import, job, xls, csv, Drill to Origin , KBA , EPM-PCM , Profitability and Cost Management, EPO, PP, AA, Metify , EPM-FIM , Financial Information management , Problem

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