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On product import
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On product import how do i get it to take large product description?

When i import my products if the description is to long a get an error message, but if i take my product description down to around 250 characters and then upload it works fine.

Is there any way to fix this so i don’t have to edit each product in the admin?

Thank you shock

Error Message
“ <pre>Notice: unserialize() [<a href=’function.unserialize’>function.unserialize</a>]: Error at offset 834 of 1440 bytes in /chroot/home/camoduct/ on line 53 #0 /chroot/home/camoduct/ mageCoreErrorHandler(8, ‘unserialize() [...’, ‘/chroot/home/ca...’, 53, Array) #1 /chroot/home/camoduct/ Mage_Dataflow_Model_Batch_Abstract->getBatchData(’a:38:{s:5:"stor...’) #2 /chroot/home/camoduct/ Mage_Adminhtml_System_Convert_ProfileController->batchRunAction() #3 /chroot/home/camoduct/ Mage_Core_Controller_Varien_Action->dispatch() #4 /chroot/home/camoduct/ Mage_Core_Controller_Varien_Router_Admin->match(’batchRun’) #5 /chroot/home/camoduct/ Mage_Core_Controller_Varien_Front->dispatch(Object(Mage_Core_Controller_Request_Http)) #6 /chroot/home/camoduct/ Mage::run() #7 {main}</pre>”

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I do not think it is a matter of length grin

Your error message seems to occur somewhere at position 8xx. I personally had a similar errormessage, but the problem was the used character set.

The import is done with utf8 so check your csv-file for characters which are not valid in utf8.

Hope this helps,


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