Skip to main content
Help us improve PyPI by participating in user testing. All experience levels needed!

Django package to easily render Excel spreadsheets

Project description

Latest Version Test/build status Code coverage

A subclass of HttpResponse which will transform a QuerySet, or sequence of sequences, into either an Excel spreadsheet or CSV file formatted for Excel, depending on the amount of data.


pip install django-excel-response

Provided Classes

  • excel_response.response.ExcelResponse

    Accepted arguments:

    • data - A queryset or list of lists from which to construct the output
    • output_filename - The filename which should be suggested in the http response, minus the file extension (default: excel_data)
    • worksheet_name - The name of the worksheet inside the spreadsheet into which the data will be inserted (default: None)
    • force_csv - A boolean stating whether to force CSV output (default: False)
    • header_font - The font to be applied to the header row of the spreadsheet; must be an instance of openpyxl.styles.Font (default: None)
    • data_font - The font to be applied to all data cells in the spreadsheet; must be an instance of openpyxl.styles.Font (default: None)
  • excel_response.views.ExcelMixin

  • excel_response.views.ExcelView


Function-based views

You can construct your data from a queryset.

from excel_response import ExcelResponse

def excelview(request):
    objs = SomeModel.objects.all()
    return ExcelResponse(objs)

Or you can construct your data manually.

from excel_response import ExcelResponse

def excelview(request):
    data = [
        ['Column 1', 'Column 2'],
    return ExcelResponse(data, 'my_data')

Class-based views

These are as simple as import and go!

from excel_response import ExcelView

class ModelExportView(ExcelView):
    model = SomeModel

Release history Release notifications

This version
History Node


History Node


History Node


History Node


History Node


Download files

Download the file for your platform. If you're not sure which to choose, learn more about installing packages.

Filename, size & hash SHA256 hash help File type Python version Upload date
django-excel-response-2.0.3.tar.gz (10.1 kB) Copy SHA256 hash SHA256 Source None Jan 26, 2018

Supported by

Elastic Elastic Search Pingdom Pingdom Monitoring Google Google BigQuery Sentry Sentry Error logging CloudAMQP CloudAMQP RabbitMQ AWS AWS Cloud computing Fastly Fastly CDN DigiCert DigiCert EV certificate StatusPage StatusPage Status page