BI Publisher - Number Format - Oracle Fusion middleware 11g

Hi I am extracting Organization_ID and when I look at the data within the data set it returns :300000001694368
but when I create a report, it displays the number within the report as 3.00000001694368E14

how can this be corrected?

Thanks in advance
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Helena Markováprogrammer-analystCommented:
I think that you have to use format mask like this:
SELECT TO_CHAR(300000001694368, '999999999999999')  FROM DUAL;

I have used format mask '999999999999999':
Returns value with the specified number of digits with a leading space if positive or with a leading minus if negative. Leading zeros are blank, except for a zero value, which returns a zero for the integer part of the fixed-point number.

Here you can find more about format masks:

I hope this will help you.

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shmzAuthor Commented:
Thanks Henka
The numbers are displayed correctly in the report but as soon as exported to any format (eg. Excel, PDF,html), they are displayed with E and so on....

How can I keep the format intact?
Helena Markováprogrammer-analystCommented:
I think that you can either export ID as character or change templates (e.g. Excel ... cell for displaying number). But I don't know how and where to do it in Publisher.
shmzAuthor Commented:
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