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3279450 - Table reports to be generated in XLS/XSLX format


1. Trying to generate Table reports in XLS or XSLX format.


  • SAP SuccessFactors HXM Suite
    • Analytics & Reporting (Ad Hoc, YouCalc, ORD)
      • Table Reporting

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Login to instance
  2. Navigate to Report Center
  3. Select any Ad Hoc report and Run it.
  4. Export the Ad Hoc report's output:
    • Run Online and Export or 
    • Run Offline, choose Excel and download from Scheduled Reports
  5. The downloaded file is in '.xls' or '.xslx' format


Generated excel format of table report depends on the toggle configuration.


Please create a Case with Reporting and Analytics Support team requesting to enable the below configuration via service request.

  1. Please turn on the AYT_ReportBuilder_MSOffice2010_1601578369 (If you had to generate in XLS Format)

  2. Please turn off the AYT_ReportBuilder_MSOffice2010_1601578369 (If you had to generate in XLSX Format) 


AdHoc, Table report, download, export, XLS, XLSX, Microsoft Excel 2007 format, MS Excel
, KBA , LOD-SF-ANA-ADH , Adhoc Reports & Report Builder , Problem


SAP SuccessFactors HXM Suite 2211