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2422566 - Reports exported with CSV format are displaying wrong/special characters for translated fields, language-specific characters are not retained (e.g. Chinese)


  • When a report is exported to CSV and opened with Microsoft Excel application, special characters are not being recognized or are not displayed correctly.
  • Table / Adhoc, Story, Tile and Canvas report are not showing language translations correctly. E.g. Chinese characters, Japanese characters, etc. are not retained.

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