System - Data Transfer - Export

I get this error when I try to download export csv file

The path "/magento/var/export/catalog_product_20201008_102857.csv" is not writable.

var/export folder permission is 777 and the generated csv file is 664

1 Answer 1


If the word permissions is part of your error message, best to focus on permissions (usually). I can see your point is spontaneously giving confusion. But it is worth persisting. Given I don't know your environment or setup initially, of ocurse it is very vague but the below should help.

enter image description here


Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service and acknowledge you have read our privacy policy.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.