Export Classification Sheets

Export Classification Sheets


The Export Classification Sheet dialog box is displayed when you export source or node classification sheets.

Options on this dialog


Export to  Displays a default location and name for the exported file—by default, the data is exported as a Microsoft Excel workbook (.xlsx).  If you are exporting a single classification sheet, you can export it as either an Excel workbook or tab-separated text file (.txt).

To change the file type, the file name or folder location, click the Browse button.

Item name format  This option controls the format of source or node names in the export file—you can select:

NOTE  When you export node classifications, you can select either the NVivo 9 or NVivo 8 or earlier formats. Select NVivo 9, unless you are exporting to a text file which you want to import into an NVivo 7 or 8 project.

Under Matching Options, you can specify how 'Unassigned' and 'Not Applicable' attribute values will be represented in the export file:

Under Dates, Times and Numbers, you can specify the format of any dates, times and numbers in your data. By default, NVivo uses the dates, time and number formats specified in your Windows Regional Settings (Windows Control Panel).

Under Data Format, you can specify the format of the export file. These options are only available when you are exporting to a text file.