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Business Objects - Launch Pad - Exporting a Report

This article explains how to export a BI Report in Launch Pad to an Excel, CSV, or Adobe PDF file.

This article explains how to export a BI Report in Launch Pad to an Excel, CSV, or Adobe PDF file.

You can export a Business Objects report from Launch Pad to several file formats:

  • Excel (.xls)

  • PDF (.pdf) Adobe Acrobat

  • CSV (.csv): comma-separate values; use this format when there are more than 64,000 rows of data to export to Excel

To export a file:

  1. Click Document and select one of the two ways to export:

    1. Save to my computer as: saves the entire document.

    2. Save report to my computer as: saves the currently displayed report tab.

      Export Report Button on Business Objects Launch Pad

  2. The chosen file type will be generated; click Open to open the file with the appropriate program, or Save to select a location to save the file. Depending on your browser, you may get a security prompt to download the file; follow the normal process for your browser to download the file.




Keywords:SDW, AURA, IRF, InfoView, Reporting_Excel, CSV, PDF, GEMS, BI   Doc ID:16773
Owner:James I.Group:University of Chicago
Created:2011-02-03 19:00 CDTUpdated:2017-05-15 10:17 CDT
Sites:University of Chicago, University of Chicago - Sandbox
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