Using OT-BASE XLSX Writer is extremely simple. Just follow these steps.
1. Export desired asset data from OT-BASE Asset Center
In OT-BASE Asset Center, go to INVENTORY/DEVICES and filter the result set that you want to report on. In order to do this, use the Scope pane (for example, to filter for assets at one particular site or one particular network), and the other filter options.
After you have checked in the device table that the result set is as desired, export asset data by clicking on "JSON Export".
The result file will be placed in your download folder and start with the name "OT-BASE Devices".
2. Start OT-BASE XLSX Writer
Start OT-BASE XLSX Writer, usually by clicking on the program icon on your Desktop. OT-BASE XLSX Writer will open its main window.
3. Select an input file
Click on the "select input file" button. A file selector dialog pops up, asking you for the input file. Specify the file that you previously exported from OT-BASE Asset Center.
4. Select an ouput file
Click on the "select output file" button. A file selector dialog pops up, asking you for the output file. Specify the file (name) that you want your asset data to be stored in.
5. Start writing the XLSX file
The last step is to start the XLSX file creation by simply clicking on "Start".
6. Exit OT-BASE XLSX Writer
Exit the program by clicking "Exit".