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Enhance CSV Import and Export to allow the CSV file's locale to be specified.
Previously, CSV Import required that the input CSV file be in US English format. For example, date values were required to be in
Also previously, CSV Export always wrote the CSV file in US English format. For example, date values were written in
You can now specify the locale for both CSV Import and Export. For example, if you specify locale "English (United Kingdom)" imported and exported dates are in
The application author specifies the locale on the Behavior > Action page of the "import a CSV file for this view" or "export this view to a CSV file" actions. You can either select the locale from the CSV file locale dropdown or you can supply an expression that yields the locale identifier such as
The locale expression allows you to compute the locale identified. For example, you might store the locale identifier for each user in a field in that user's UserSettings. Alternatively, you might store the locale identifier in a normal table and retrieve it using a LOOKUP expression.
Existing "import a CSV file for this view" and "export this view to a CSV file" actions are automatically updated to use locale
The CSV field delimiter is taken from the Windows
Import and Export are symmetric. If you Export in a locale you can (and should) Import in that locale.
Deployed to all.
Application users can set their mobile device locale to unorthodox values such as
Previously we reported a fatal error when the locale was unsupported. Now we use the locale
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