Is it possible to import excel data into dhis2


I need help to import stage data from excel to dhis2. I tried data import wizard but stages data is not uploading.

Please give the steps and Excel format. (My program type - tracker)

Hello @Sudarshan

Please use make sure the columns in your excel sheet are the same as the template in CSV-Events-payload-template and save the sheet as a CSV file. After that you can use the Import/Export app to import the file using Events Import.



Hi @Gassim,
Thanks for reply!

I have imported below data from “event import”, but data is not inserted into respective tables. No error coming while importing.

Hey what version of dhis2 are you using? And which app?

Thank you!

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Hi @Gassim,

Version :-2.37
App :- Import/Export ->Event Import

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Thanks! I see the same issue, and it just freezes without any response in the page, but when we check the console and the Network tab, the following appears:

Thank you for reporting this. I will check with the team, and post back to the community.

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Hi @Gassim,

I have trying to upload event data from import/export app on my local environment, But it not working.

Sample database name 2.38.2 - dhis2-db-sierra-leone

Version - dhis2-stable-

Is below file format is correct?
events.xlsx (9.5 KB)