Orders Import: save CSV file in UTF-8 encoded

If you see some strange characters in the orders data confirmation step of importing orders, just like below, it could be that your csv file isn’t UTF-8 encoded.

Here is the Notepad method to save the CSV file in UTF-8 encoding. Please reimport once done.


  1. Open the CSV file with Notepad.
  2. Navigate to File > Save As option. A screenshot of the menu is as shown below:
  3. Next, select the location to the file. The Save As window appears as shown below:
  4. Select the Save as type option as All Files(*.*).
  5. Specify the file name with .csv extension.
  6. From Encoding drop-down list, select UTF-8 option.
  7. Click Save to save the file.

Author: forudesignsteam

ForUDesigns is a large international E-commerce provider that was established in March, 2015. ForUDesigns specializes in providing a wide range of services such as E-commerce, sublimation printing, product manufacturing and international drop-shipping and there current catalog includes over 300 print on demand products such as clothes, shoes, bags, home-decor, car accessories and more.

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