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1381948 - Error: "Invalid Spreadsheet", Xcelsius 2008 batch utility fails


  • Xcelsius 2008 batch utility returns error message when it is used with large excel sheet of size more than 1 MB
  • Error: "Invalid Spreadsheet"

Reproducing the Issue

1. Choose excel file of up to 800 KB. Design an Xcelsius model and export it as an SWF

2. Use the Xcelsius 2008 batch utility with this excel file to produce a new SWF

3. Iteratively, keep adding data to this excel file and repeat Step 2

4. At some point when the excel file size crosses more than 1MB, running batch utility returns error



  • Xcelsius 2008 SP1 FP3
  • Xcelsius 2008 SP1 batch utility


This issue has been identified and is noted in ADAPT01290129


This issue is fixed in a Fix Pack. Please refer to the Release Notes for ADAPT01290129


bo, bobje, dashboard, flash, spreadsheet, 01290129, 01291930, 01290132 , KBA , BI-RA-XL , Obsolete: BusinessObjects Dashboards and Presentation Design , Problem


SAP BusinessObjects Xcelsius Enterprise 2008