[chirp_users] Errors In Importing CSV

Jim Unroe
Wed May 22 14:41:58 PDT 2013

I believe that this is a known issue with excel. It has been discussed in
the UV-5R group on Yahoo!. It adds extra commas or something.

Take a look at the file with a text programmer's editor and see what the
difference is between 16 and 17.


On Wed, May 22, 2013 at 11:55 AM, Charles J. Hargrove
<n2nov at nyc-arecs.org>wrote:

> Has anyone else experienced problems importing a CSV file.  I'm using the
> latest build of CHiRP and have used CHiRP with various radios for about a
> year now.  I created (exported) a CSV from a BaoFeng UV5R.  I added some
> memory locations to the file and saved the CSV.  The UV5R was connected to
> the computer, CHiRP (5/21) started and read the layout from the radio.
>  When
> I tried to import the CSV file it gave an error that it could only read the
> first 16 lines and was unable to handle lines 17 to 92.  Ideas?
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