Exports will complete as soon as possible, however we can't guarantee the date and time the export will complete. The latter option is useful if you want to automate the export process, or use APIs to integrate with another system.
Follow these steps to export data using the wizard. The data is exported as a set of comma-separated values CSV files.
Data Export Wizard —an in-browser wizard, accessible through the Setup menu. In Professional Edition and Developer Edition, you can generate backup files only every 29 days, or automatically at monthly intervals only. Click Start Export or Save. You can easily export data from Salesforce, either manually or on an automatic schedule. Describe and compare the two methods of exporting data from Salesforce. If you want images, documents, attachments, and so on included in your data, select the appropriate options.
This is useful if you plan to use your export files for importing or other integrations. Under Exported Data, select the types of data to include in your export.
Get Cloudy is a high-tech consulting firm specializing in CRM implementations. Data export tools provide a convenient way to obtain a copy of your Salesforce data, either for backup or for importing into a different system.
Salesforce creates a zip archive of CSV files and emails you when it's ready. Introduction to Data Export You can easily export data from Salesforce, either manually or on an automatic schedule.
Select the desired encoding for your export file.
It can be operated either through the user interface or the command line. Zip files are deleted 48 hours after the email is sent.
It allows you to export data manually once every 7 days for weekly export or 29 days for monthly export. Export data manually using the Data Export Wizard. Select Replace carriage returns with spaces to have spaces instead of carriage returns or line breaks in your export files.