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I want to export search result on CME to an excel file.

I found Export To Excel on SDL AppStore, but it's Supported products is blank and I cannot download it.

Can Export To Excel download search result?

Is Export To Excel available on SDL Web 8?

I also read the following post, and a respondent mentions there is an extension which can exports search result on Tridion 2011.

Is there any similar extension for SDL Web8?

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You can also try the Export Item List alchemy plugin. It can be downloaded from here: https://www.alchemywebstore.com/plugins/Export-Item-List

If you want to customize or extend it the code is also available at https://github.com/saurabhgangwar/Alchemy.Plugins/tree/master/Alchemy.Plugins.ExportItemList

  • Thanks.This is good extension.But I need 'Location(folder's path)' of search result view, so I'll try customize the extension. – Hirokazu Shikata Jan 10 at 10:11
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I tried to to download 'Export to Excel' from the App Store too and got the following message:

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We have a version of 'Export to Excel' working on Tridion 8.5 at my current client. Unfortunately this isn't my code, so I can't just share it, so I suggest that you contact SDL Support to get a version from the App Store.

However, although the 'Export to Excel' button was available on the Search Results screen, nothing happened when I clicked on it.

I then saved the search results into a Virtual Search Folder, but the 'Export to Excel' tool gave an error when I clicked on it.

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I then created a bundle and added all of the items from the Virtual Folder into the Bundle and the 'Export to Excel' functionality worked and gave me a CSV file.

You could probably miss out the middle step here (creating the Virtual Search Folder) and just add the search results to a Bundle and then use 'Export to Excel'.

Hope this helps!

  • I asked about the 'Export To Excel' to SDL Support and SDL Community, but I couldn't know how to download it and whether is works. – Hirokazu Shikata Jan 9 at 11:13
  • Did SDL Support reply? – Jonathan Williams Jan 9 at 12:08
  • SDL Support just suggests asking about the extension to SDL Community. – Hirokazu Shikata Feb 6 at 1:39
  • Well, that’s not very helpful of them! They can’t even supply you with the source code or point you in the direction of the git repo? – Jonathan Williams Feb 6 at 2:09

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