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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.

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

  • Excel (*.xls MS Office 2000/XP)
  • PDF (Adobe Acrobat, Portable Document Format)
  • CSV (Comma Separate Values, use this when there are more than 64,000 rows of data to export to excel)
  1. Click on the Document button and select one of the two ways to export:
    • Save to my computer as - Saves the entire document
    • Save report to my computer as - Saves the currently displayed report tab

  2. The chosen file type will be generated, click the Open button to open the file with the appropriate program or the Save button 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 18:00 CSTUpdated:2016-09-02 08:09 CST
Sites:University of Chicago, University of Chicago - Sandbox
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