If you have previously exported a report, you can import it back into the application. This is useful if you want to share a report with someone else or if you want to import a report from another device.
Importing a Report
Importing a report is easy. Follow these steps:
|1. Click on the
|2. Select the file you want to import from the open file dialog.|
|3. Click on the
|When the report is imported, it should get displayed in the application right away. Once imported, you can notice that the report is in a dirty state, meaning that you can now officially save it.|
You can save the report using the
Report/Save menu item or by hitting the
Ctrl+S keyboard shortcut.
The imported report also imports custom expression columns. Sharing reports is a great way to share custom expressions. Custom expressions are explained in the Custom Expressions section.
When you import a report, the tracking history from the original report is also imported. To view the tracking history of the imported report, go to the Wallet tab.
The report gets imported into your user session folder. By default, you can find the user session folder in the following location:
Any further edits won't affect the imported file.
For your convenience, here are the content of the
Flex.report files that were imported:
Enjoy importing and sharing reports!