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Base module to create xlsx report

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License: AGPL-3

Base report xlsx

This module provides a basic report class to generate xlsx report.


Make sure you have xlsxwriter Python module installed:

$ pip install xlsxwriter


An example of XLSX report for partners:

A python class

from import ReportXlsx

class PartnerXlsx(ReportXlsx):

    def generate_xlsx_report(self, workbook, data, partners):
        for obj in partners:
            report_name =
            # One sheet by partner
            sheet = workbook.add_worksheet(report_name[:31])
            bold = workbook.add_format({'bold': True})
            sheet.write(0, 0,, bold)


To manipulate the workbook and sheet objects, refer to the documentation of xlsxwriter.

A report XML record

    string="Print to XLSX"

XLSX Header & Footer

You can configure them on the menu Settings > Technical > Reports > XLSX Header/Footer following the syntax from xlsxwriter documentation.

Example of Header / Footer syntax : &LPage &P of &N &CFilename: &F &RSheetname: &A

On a report XML with report_type == 'xlsx' you can specified the Header and Footer you configured.

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This module is maintained by the OCA.

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