Export Attribute Table to CSV in IE11 - Not Formatted Properly in Excel

Discussion created by deleted-user-YYhuCJuuEn9L on Jan 9, 2015
Latest reply on Jan 30, 2015 by jeremiahglascock16

FYI, in the Developer version of the WAB,  I noticed that when exporting the Attribute Table to CSV in IE11, Excel didn't seem to be recognizing the comma delimiters and rows would show up in a single column. I tried a workaround found in this thread on stackoverflow:


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And made the following edit to the widgets/AttributeTable/Widget.js file:



And the CSV now displays as expected in Excel (2010). Hope this helps.


Update: This issue seems to not have been fixed in the 1.1 version. The workaround I used in the 1.1 version is this: