Laravel ajax return excel instead of binary string

using laravel I tried to create excel and add data on it and download(export) it as excel file on client side but instead of excel file to be downloaded it return string. can someone help me please. thanks in advance.

My controller code

use MaatwebsiteExcelFacadesExcel;
public function exportreport(Request $request){
$file = "users.xlsx";
return Excel::download(new reportExport, $file);

my export code

use AppcqqeuryformModel;
class reportExport implements FromCollection
public function collection(){
return cqqeuryformModel::all();

return is string instead of excel file enter image description here

console.log enter image description here


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