OBIEE 12c: Bullets and Dashes in a HTML Unordered List show as Question Marks when Exported to PDF (Doc ID 2277793.1)

Last updated on JUNE 16, 2017

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Server Enterprise Edition - Version 12.2.1.0.0 to 12.2.1.2.0 [Release 12g to 12c]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On upgrade from OBIEE 11.1.1.7.x to 12c

An Analysis has a Static Text view with the "Contains HTML Markup" option enabled (checked ON) and Static Text that contains an Unordered List with an "en dash"; for example:-

When the Analysis is executed, the (default) bullets and the "en dash" display as expected; for example:-

 

Cause

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