Phonebook Importing


#1

Hi,
I am using latest FreePbx and asterisk 16.
I am trying to import a csv file (UTF 8) with non latin characters to Asterisk Phonebook.
Then on Asterisk CLI the “database show cidname” the result is like this
Phonebook

When adding a Phonebook Entry (Not Importing) everything works fine.
Any help please


#2

Someone please help


(Itzik) #3

I believe that the Asterisk Phonebook module has been deprecated and was replaced by Contact Manager.


(Reinhard Stindl) #4

The bulk handler has an import option for freePBX contact manager.

Bulk%20Handler


#5

Thank you for pointing out the right way.
Will follow that lead.


#6

used contact manager and everything is working properly.
Thank you all.


#7

Hi,
Had today the change to check the implementation and on cdr report the CIDname is still garbage text.
wrong%20text
On the Phones text looks like it should