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2542132 - Report Center - Unable to schedule individual components from Report - Canvas to be exported as CSV / Excel

Symptom

Report Center doesn't allow scheduling individual components from 'Report - Canvas' to be exported as CSV / Excel tables.
The Legacy Report Distributor tool used to have this option

Environment

  • SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core
  • Report Center

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Create a new Schedule in Report Center via the action menu (How to described via the KBA 2464604 - Scheduling Reports In Report Center)
  2. Under Job Definition - Report Format there is no option to add individual report components to be exported in CSV or Excel formats
  3. In fact, the only options available are PDF, DOC, DOCX, PPTX & PPT.
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Cause

The feature is yet to be introduced in Report Center.
It is currently under development.

Resolution

Meanwhile, the legacy report distributor tool can be accessed and used as a work-around:
How do I access the schedule bundles I created in the Report Distributor?

Keywords

Report Center
Schedule Component
CSV Excel
Report Distributor
Missing
Report-Canvas
ORD
Analytics , KBA , LOD-SF-ANA-RCT , Report Center , Product Enhancement

Product

SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core 1708 ; SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core 1711