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Foreign Language Specific Characters Appear As Question Marks ( ? ) When Exporting To PDF (Doc ID 550471.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 21, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Discoverer - Version 10.1.2.0.2 to 11.1.1.4.0 [Release 10.1.2 to 11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Exporting a workbook to PDF from either Discoverer Plus or Discoverer Viewer, question marks are displayed instead of foreign characters. This has been exprienced with Greek and Arabic characters, however, this may occur with other foreign languages
When exporting the same to other formats, i.e. Excel, the same characters are displayed fine.

Cause

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