How to Export Data from Reports and Open in LibreOffice Calc or OpenOffice Calc

Select your Report in Back Office, in the 'Reports' section. For example, view 'Sales by category'.

Sales by category

After selecting the required period, press the 'Export' button.


Enter your filename. Loyverse POS can export data in the CSV spreadsheet. Now you have the file saved on your computer.

Next, you have to open your file through LibreOffice Calc (or OpenOffice Calc).

libre office

In LibreOffice Calc, select ‘File - Open…’ (CTRL + O) and select your CSV file.

You will see a ‘Text Import’ window. You have to set up the correct options to open the file.

text import window

Select ‘Unicode (UTF-8)’ encoding in ‘Character set’ drop-down list.
In Separator Options, select 'Separated by' and select the checkbox 'Comma'.

Correct options for CSV file

As soon as you set up the correct options, you will see a table with your data in the preview window.

correct data

Click 'OK' button to open the file.

As a result, you have opened the table with the exported sales report by category.

opened file


See also:

How to Open CSV Files in Google Sheets