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2850967 - Distributing Reports via Report Distributor in XLSX Format


This KBA explains how to distribute reports via Legacy Report Distributor in XLSX format through offline/to SFTP.

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Reproducing the Issue

  1. Access the legacy Report Distributor tool.
  2. Add a report that is an excel export of the Report Designer component.
  3. Schedule the bundle to run offline/to SFTP.


The report components added to the bundle should be in MS Excel format as there are some components that can be added as CSV.


  1. To distribute reports via Legacy Report Distributor in XLSX format, set the 'Destination' of the bundle to "Run Offline".
  2. Users can choose XLS/XLSX, as per the below screen shot, and to send to SFTP.
  3. An Excel component should be added to the bundle.


See Also

KB article 2317668 - What is the SuccessFactors Report Distributor?


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