Posts on Jan 1970

ADF Tips: How to correctly color a bar chart in 12.1.3?

As you might have seen in different tutorials and posts (including us), before, it was not clear how to avoid displaying a graph (or chart in 12.1.3) where all the bars were colored the same. For example, before 12.1.3 the strategy we used, and many of you as well, was to simply “swap bars with” as we showed in one of our previous posts;

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ADF Tutorials: Time Manager and Application Scoped Object Update

Let’s start explaining the use case:

An ADF Application is storing an Object in the application scope and it needs to be always up to date. The object may be updated by externals sources at any time so it needs to be constantly refreshed to avoid stale data. So, how do you keep up to date this object?

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BI Publisher 11G: How to display a BLOB Image in an RTF Template.

Although the task seems relatively easy, the information available is too vague and you might find yourself struggling to understand what needs to be done, specially if you are just getting started with BI Publisher. In order to display a BLOB image in the report template RTF (using MS Word BI Publisher Plugin), follow the next steps:

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BI Publisher 11G: Footers and Headers in RTF template.

This is our first post for BI Publisher 11G that is meant to save others that have little or none experience on the tool but still, need to get the job done.

This post is about a relatively simple task; add a dynamic footer or header to your RTF template in MS Word using BI Publisher plugin, and the footer/header need to reference dynamic data (data model fields). 

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