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django-import-export is a Django application and library for importing and exporting data with included admin integration.


  • support multiple formats (Excel, CSV, JSON, … and everything else that tablib support)
  • admin integration for importing
  • preview import changes
  • admin integration for exporting
  • export data respecting admin filters


Example app

To run the demo app:

cd tests
./ makemigrations
./ migrate
./ createsuperuser
./ loaddata category book
./ runserver


If you’d like to contribute, simply fork the repository, commit your changes to the develop branch (or branch off of it), and send a pull request. Make sure you add yourself to AUTHORS.

As most projects, we try to follow PEP8 as closely as possible. Please bear in mind that most pull requests will be rejected without proper unit testing.