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importing UTF-8 csv

Question asked by jimlongo on Jul 19, 2014
Latest reply on Aug 29, 2014 by jimlongo

Summary

importing UTF-8 csv

Product

FileMaker Pro

Version

12

Operating system version

Mac OS X 10.7

Description of the issue

When importing a csv file that is encoded as UTF-8 accented characters are imported incorrectly.

Case in point Véronique is imported as V√©ronique.

File to be imported must be converted to UTF-8 with BOM (byte order mark) to be imported correctly.

Workaround

File must be UTF-8 with BOM (byte order mark)

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