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Exporting special characters yields other odd characters

Question asked by HP on Jul 9, 2013
Latest reply on Jul 30, 2013 by disabled_ntaylor

Summary

Exporting special characters yields other odd characters

Product

FileMaker Pro

Version

Filemaker Pro Advanced 12.0.v4

Operating system version

Windows 7

Description of the issue

When exported, special characters with accents, such as é (e with accent), are transformed into different accented characters like Ž (Z with a caron accent mark). Sometimes the accented characters will just not be exported at all (ex: resumé becomes resum )

Steps to reproduce the problem

Have data with accented characters. Export the data to a TSV.

Expected result

Original accented characters

Actual result

Odd accented characters

Outcomes