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NPrinting CSV Qlik Entity Report Headers Converted to Readable headers

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NPrinting CSV Qlik Entity Report Headers Converted to Readable headers



  • You have used the Qlik Entity Report to export your Qlik data to a CSV file
  • One or more headers with special characters appear unexpectedly when directly opening the CSV using Microsoft Excel.

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  • MS Office: All Versions


  • Open a blank excel workbook
  • Go to the data menu option
  • From 'get and transform data' section, choose from text or csv button
  • Click 'transform' then 'close and load'

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  • In some cases, the unicode UTF-8  CSV file exported using the Qlik Entity report may need to be imported/converted into an MS Excel workbook to readable column header format

The information in this article is provided as-is and to be used at own discretion. Depending on tool(s) used, customization(s), and/or other factors ongoing support on the solution below may not be provided by Qlik Support.

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‎2023-01-09 03:42 PM
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