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2122899 - Garbage characters in extended download from SE16


If a list from transaction SE16 is downloaded as type "Text with Tabs" into a XLS file and you extend the file after a while instead of the additional datasets Garbage characters / control characters are displayed. See screenshot below:


Text with Tabs export



SAP Basis 7.40

SAP Basis 7.50


SAP NetWeaver 7.4 ; SAP NetWeaver 7.5


Excel, SE16, download, extend, list, asian chars, characters   , KBA , BC-ABA-LI , ABAP List Processing , BC-SRV-ALV , SAP List Viewer , Problem

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