cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Reply
Anonymous
Not applicable

export to csv data seperator

Hi all, 

 

I want to create a csv file based on the operator "Create a csv". 

 

Heres a Picture of my flow:

ittruck_0-1637833575209.png

 

My problem is, that the data in the csv is seperated by "," but my excel needs ";" to seperate the data into columns.

I guess this problem appears because of my regional settings.

 

Is there a solution or workarround for me?

 

 

1 ACCEPTED SOLUTION

Accepted Solutions
Expiscornovus
Super User
Super User

Hi @Anonymous,

 

I have seen a workaround with a replace function. The , delimiter is first replaced by a unique character which isn't used in the content of the csv file. That new character is replaced by a ; character. 

 

That approach can be found in this thread:

https://powerusers.microsoft.com/t5/Building-Flows/Entire-JSON-Object-to-Single-Cell-in-CSV/m-p/603274#M79677

 

View solution in original post

2 REPLIES 2
Expiscornovus
Super User
Super User

Hi @Anonymous,

 

I have seen a workaround with a replace function. The , delimiter is first replaced by a unique character which isn't used in the content of the csv file. That new character is replaced by a ; character. 

 

That approach can be found in this thread:

https://powerusers.microsoft.com/t5/Building-Flows/Entire-JSON-Object-to-Single-Cell-in-CSV/m-p/603274#M79677

 

Anonymous
Not applicable

Thanks @Expiscornovus, this really helped me finding a solution

Helpful resources

Announcements
 WHAT’S NEXT AT MICROSOFT IGNITE 2022

WHAT’S NEXT AT MICROSOFT IGNITE 2022

Explore the latest innovations, learn from product experts and partners, level up your skillset, and create connections from around the world.

Register for a Free Workshop.png

Register for a Free Workshop

Learn to digitize and optimize business processes and connect all your applications to share data in real time.

Users online (1,568)