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Oracle APEX Cookbook - Second Edition by Marcel Van Der Plas, Michel Van Zoest

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Chapter 9. Publishing from APEX

In this chapter, we will cover:

  • Exporting to a comma-separated file
  • Creating a PDF report
  • Creating a report query
  • Creating a report layout using Oracle BI publisher
  • Linking the report layout to the report query
  • Calling a report from a page

Introduction

Using APEX it is possible to create reports that can be displayed on the screen. However, as a user, you would also like to print the report on paper or at least get the output in some kind of digital format such as PDF or Microsoft Excel. APEX supports a number of formats your reports can be exported to. This needs a little setup work. Furthermore, you can use your output in BI Publisher. In this chapter, we will show you how to export reports and how to interact with BI ...

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