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Export dexterity contents in an excel file, one column by field

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What does this product

This product provides tools to provide excel exports to Plone users.

A framework, with default utilities to export the dexterity contents of a folder,
the results of a catalog search,
and the results of a eea faceted navigation search.
Many field types are managed (text, list, file, boolean, datagrid...).

Try @@collective.excelexport view on any folder containing dexterity elements.
Try @@collective.excelexport? on site root.

How to extend it


If you want to implement a new way to get content to export,
you can register a #datasource#,
wich is an adapter for collective.excelexport.interfaces.IDataSource interface.

This adapter can be a named one.

You will call this datasource calling the view @@collective.excelexport?excelexport.policy=datasourcename

See the IDataSource interface for more information

Exportables (excel sheet columns)

If you want to define new columns for your excel export, you will write or override: ::

- Exportable factories, adapters for IExportableFactory interface that provides a list of Exportables
- Exportables, that define columns.


This add-on is tested using Travis CI. The current status of the add-on is :

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- Thomas Desvenain,

1.1 (2014-06-19)

- Rename search policy to avoid conflict with 'search' view.

1.0 (2014-06-02)

- Initial release.

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