Import-CSV Error : Cannot process argument because the “name” is invalid

I got this error from a CSV file that I had exported from Excel. The file was correct, Excel looked good, but there were extra columns on the right-hand side of the Excel data. I opened up Excel, deleted the extra columns, re-exported to Tab text file, and problem gone.

The underlying issue is that the Column headers are blank. Import-CSV does not like this, hence the invalid “name” notification.



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