Exporting report in Excel Sheet is creating links for internet addresses and emails
|Knowledge Article Number||000239791|
Summer 16: Report Export now contains decoded HTML tags
When we run a report, which has formula fields which result in an internet address or email address, these will be clickable. Upon exporting the fields will be converted to html links.
This is considered expected now as of Summer '16.
|Resolution||Below is the workaround to export the report without HTML tags in Excel Sheet.
Might you be using a formula field, which just uses a field on the same object, use the original field instead, otherwise:
Since the workaround is using workflow, it will only be triggered on the object it self, not cross object.
For a Custom Report Type, you would need to add the field to the Report Type first