This blogs explains the step by step procedure to download the files from SAP Directories (AL11) in SAP FIORI UI. SAP Fiori stores the data in the WebGui File Browser which can be used to view and download the file in the native system.
Steps to store/download the file in WebGui File Browser
a) Go to App CG3Y, enter the path for ‘Source File On Application Server’
b) Enter the ‘Target File on Front-end’ (%LOCALAPPDATA%\Filename.xls)
Click on Download, SAP gives an information message
c) Now Go to App AL11, click on More => GUI Actions & Settings => WebGUI File Browser
d) On the next screen SAP allows download the file in the native system
This is SAP standard procedure to download a file from SAP Directories while using the SAP Fiori UI