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 selection of the required period, press the 'Export' button.

export button


And 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 trough 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 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 checkbox 'Comma'.

Correct options for opening CSV file


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

correct data


Click 'OK' botton to open file.

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

opened file
 

See also: How to Open CSV File in Google Sheets