JR45866: EXCEL DOES NOT CORRECTLY HANDLE CSV EXPORT FILE FORMAT OF CUSTOM ATTRIBUTES CONTAINING MULTIPLE VALUES WITH SEMI-COLO
A fix is available
Closed as program error.
Excel has issue opening the file, because each Value within the Set includes a delimiter, rather a single pair of delimiters surrounding the set of values as such: "[Value1;Value2;Value3]" ** All values are included within square brackets [ and ] ** All values are seperated by a semi-colon ; ** All values may be encases within a qualifier. Qualifiers are double-quotes " Thus - the following sample may be seen in the export: ["Value1";"Value2";"Value3"] Excel has issue opening the file, because each Value within the Set includes a delimiter, rather a single pair of delimiters surrounding the set of values as such: "[Value1;Value2;Value3]"
The customer can attempt to manually update the export file - in a TEXT EDITOR (do not do this in Excel) and alter the Delimiters before opening the File in Excel. When a Double-Quote is included in any of the Values - the Double-Quote is represented as """ (3 double-quotes - where the quote is surrounded by the Delimiter)
The format used by MWB when exporting Custom Attributes which include multiple values, did not allow the customer to open the File in Excel.
Applying the patch rollup_RU3_MWB_all_8700-1 will resolve the issue
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