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2543481 - Online Report Designer / Canvas Reports - How to download reports exported to Excel / CSV from the preview screen


  • Report exported from the report preview screen using the 'Export to Excel, CSV' option always gets sent as a background job
  • How do I download the output?
  • Is there a way to skip the background job and get the export directly from the preview?

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  • SAP SuccessFactors HCM Suite
    • Online Report Designer
    • Report Center: Report - Canvas


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