Error: Accented characters are displaying incorrectly when adding customers using ecommerce commands

If when adding a customer with accented characters in their name (using eCommerce) the customer record is displaying corrupted characters instead of accented ones, then check that you are NOT encoding the accented characters.

Example name: Matt Börger

INCORRECT USE

https://www.servername.com/Interop.php?un=publisher3&pw=Password3&action=add_customer&name=Matt%20B%C3%B6rger

CORRECT USE

https://www.servername.com/Interop.php?un=publisher3&pw=Password3&action=add_customer&name=Matt%20Börger