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  • December 23, 2016

Patch Set Update for Oracle Hyperion Financial Reporting 11.1.2.4.704 is Available

Tanya Heise
Sr Principal Technical Support Engineer

Hyperion Product Management have advised the release of a Patch Set Update (PSU) for Oracle Hyperion Financial Reporting 11.1.2.4.x

This PSU is available from the My Oracle Support | Patches & Updates section.

Hyperion Financial Reporting
PSU 11.1.2.4.704
Patch 24466619

This is a patch set update (PSU). This patch set update is a partial installation. It
replaces files in the existing installation, and does not require a full
installation. This patch set update is cumulative and does include fixes
from previous patches.

New Features in 11.1.2.4.704:
Financial Reporting Web Studio enhancements to achievemore parity with the Windows Studio functionality:

  • Conditional formatting and suppression
  • Auto-Calculation
  • Ability to Save Objects
  • Related Content
  • Row/Column templates

Removal of Support for Financial Reporting Studio Desktop Client:

Oracle is committed to providing a simple and intuitive experience to the users of the service. To achieve this goal, Financial Reporting Web Studio, a component available since the 11.1.2.4.701 release, will be established as the only tool for designing and building reports. As a result, Financial Reporting Studio desktop client support will be fully transitioned to Financial Reporting Web Studio, tentatively in mid-2017. With a planned mid-2017 update, Financial Reporting Studio desktop client is planned to no longer be distributed.

Starting with the 11.1.2.4.704 release, Financial Reporting Web Studio will achieve functional parity with most of the capabilities provided with Financial Reporting Studio desktop client. You will be able to create new reports and modify existing reports using Financial Reporting Web Studio.

Oracle recommends that you transition to using Financial Reporting Web Studio at the earliest opportunity.

The PSU 11.1.2.4.704 can be applied to Financial Reporting (FR) releases:

  • 11.1.2.4.000
  • 11.1.2.4.003 (PSU 20785710)
  • 11.1.2.4.004 (PSU 21479554)
  • 11.1.2.4.005 (PSU 22018419)
  • 11.1.2.4.006 (PSU 22462544)
  • 11.1.2.4.700
  • 11.1.2.4.701 (PSU 23009997)
  • 11.1.2.4.702 (PSU 23557946)
  • 11.1.2.4.703 (PSU 24311587)

Prerequisites - Required Microsoft Patch - Microsoft has identified a security issue that could allow a hacker to compromise your Windows-based system. You MUST install the Microsoft VC 2005 SP1 ATL redistributable pack before applying this patch. The updated VC 2005 redistributable is available here for both x86 (32-bit) and x64 (64-bit).

Ensure to review the Readme file prior proceeding with this PSU implementation for important information that includes prerequisites, details for applying patch, troubleshooting FAQ's and additional support information.

The Readme file is available from the Patches & Updates download screen.

Share your experience about installing this patch ...

In the MOS | Patches & Updates screen for Oracle Hyperion FR Patch 24466619, click the "Start a Discussion" or "Reply to Discussion" and submit your review.

The patch install reviews and other patch related information is available within the My Oracle Support Communities. Visit the Oracle Hyperion EPM sub-space:

Hyperion Patch Reviews

For questions specific to Hyperion Financial Reporting ...

The My Oracle Support Community "Hyperion Reporting Products" is the ideal first stop to seek & find product specific answers:

Hyperion Reporting Products

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