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WS: TS: How to Download a DREAM Writer Report to an Excel Spreadsheet or to a PC (Doc ID 1076288.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 06, 2022

Applies to:

JD Edwards World Accounts Payable - Version A7.3 cume 4 and later
JD Edwards World General Ledger - Version A7.3 cume 4 and later
JD Edwards World Accounts Receivable - Version A7.3 cume 4 and later
JD Edwards World Financial Reporting - Version A8.1 cume 6 to A8.1 cume 6 [Release A8.1]
JD Edwards World Inventory Management - Version A7.3 cume 4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


This document describes how to generate a .txt file from a DREAM Writer report using both the Export feature (for releases A91 and greater) and creating a physical file (for releases A73 and A81), as well as how to open the report in an Excel spreadsheet so that you can manipulate the data, as necessary.

For information on what programs and files that have Import/Export and Bursting Capabilities, link to the following documents:



Authority to IBM commands might be required to perform some of the tasks in this document.


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In this Document
 Release A91 and Later: Exporting the DREAM Writer Report to a .txt or .csv File
 Release A73 and A81 - Using iSeries Navigator to Move the Spooled File to your Desktop
 Release A73 and A81 - Creating, Copying and Transferring a DREAM Writer Report to a PC
 All Releases: Working with the .txt or .csv File
 Attaching the Excel spreadsheet to a Service Request

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