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Allow alternative to comma in CSV export & import

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Hi,

I don't intend to use Export to CSV regularly, but in case I ever should need it I tested it.

As for Import, I haven't used yet but it has possibilities for feeding in quantities of items quickly.

But - different countries have different conventions for the decimal separator. Those I have encountered are full-stop and comma.

Here (in Sweden) the comma is the decimal separator and appears in decimal values in Excel spreadsheets.

Obviously using comma in CSV files would be a disaster here. A colon is a good alternative.

In fact, saving Excel sheets to CSV files here uses the colon as default (not even sure I can change it) 

Please can we have the option to choose the separator ourselves when Exporting and Importing.

Regards; David 

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I see now that the option to export to a CSV file has been replaced by export to JSON file instead, which solves the problem I described in this thread. The only question now is how best to handle a JSON file (if I should ever need to)

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