QBO 3 Excel Generation Updates

posted Nov 15, 2017, 2:41 PM by Greg Kent   [ updated Nov 15, 2017, 2:43 PM ]
Excel generation is QBO 3 has been modified. Details:
  • OutputMethod Excel has been deprecated. For example {SiteName}/Mortgage/Foreclosure.ashx/Search?Output=Excel is no longer supported
  • Excel Generation is supported and performed using a dedicated ExcelGenerator plug-in
    • Excel export from the browser is still supported but must be routed through a dedicated Excel handler which is installed by the plug-in
    • Excel generation using Document Templates is supported using the plug-in
    • Report Module now uses IGenerator interface to generate Excel files which invokes ExcelGenerator plug-in