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  • August 18, 2015

Patch Set Update: Oracle Smart View

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Hyperion Product Management have advised the release of a Patch Set Update (PSU) for Oracle Smart View for Office

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

Oracle Smart View for Office PSU
Patch 21635725


The installation topics are covered in the "Oracle Smart View Installation and Configuration Guide", along with those outlined in the PSU specific Readme file.

Some items to note from the related Readme file:

- The Smart View executable installer file can be used to install with both 32-bit and 64-bit versions of Microsoft (MS) Office.

- When upgrading from release and earlier, or from a Smart View Patch Set Exception (PSE) release, Oracle recommends uninstalling Smart View before installing release

- Where using 64-bit MS Office, and using either Hyperion Planning or the Smart View migration utility function, refer to the PSU Readme for related information.


The Oracle Smart View for Office documentation is available from the Oracle Help Center.

Documentation includes Smart View for Office Installation and Configuration Guide, Readme, New Features, User's Guide, Developer's Guide and Accessibility Guide:

Oracle Help Center | Applications | Business Analytics |
Oracle Smart View for Office Documentation


The compatibility information with Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) product versions, and supported languages for EPM products, is available in the Oracle EPM System Certification Matrix.

This matrix is available from Oracle Technology Network (OTN):

Enterprise Performance Management - Supported Platforms

To access additional information including the Cumulative Feature Overview Tool and EPM Defects Fixed Finder, visit:

Oracle Enterprise Performance Management
Documentation Portal


Ensure to review the Readme file prior proceeding with this PSU implementation for important information that includes additional support information, defects fixed listing, prerequisites, installation details and "Tips and Troubleshooting" for this PSU.

It is important to verify that the requirements and support paths for this patch are met as outlined within the Readme file. The Readme file is available from the Patches & Updates download screen.


The Smart View diagnostic tools, available from the Diagnostics group in the Smart View ribbon, can be used to create and collect log files for support assistance.

See more on this diagnotics tools topic, along with other useful information, in the "Tips and Troubleshooting" section of the Readme file.

Why not share your experience about installing this patch ...

In the MOS | Patches & Updates screen for Smart View Patch 21635725, click the "Start a 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

More information on Oracle Smart View for Office is available on the Oracle Technology Network (OTN) | Oracle Smart View for Office website, which includes an Overview, Documentation links and Tutorials.

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Comments ( 1 )
  • sroux Friday, August 28, 2015

    Regarding new feature : support for Essbase Calculations with Runtime Prompts, is it supported with

    As far as I can test Runtime Prompt doesn't display when executing a calculation .

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