Hello @Erik Post Thank you for your post and I apologize for the delayed response.
The characters (ZERO WIDTH NON-BREAK SPACE ) you see at the beginning of the file are BOM characters. Although BOM characters are not required for UTF-8 encoding, the exported CSV files has them to aid interoperability with tools such as Excel etc. This is by design.
If you want to get rid of BOM characters, you can open the file in Notepad and save it as UTF-8 only. Notepad supports saving text files in both UTF-8 and UTF-8 with BOM. Excel requires CSV files to have the BOM character to be able to open it.
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