Uppercase Accented Character Not Correctly Translated Via Offline Migration In SQL*Developer

(Doc ID 1511513.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 18, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle SQL Developer - Version 3.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


SQL Developer 3.2 is used to migrate a database from SQL Server  to Oracle Database 11.2.

After the migration,  special characters are displayed as � in several tables.

The Source and Target Database details are :
Source Database : SQL Server 2008
  Platform : Windows

Target Database : Oracle 11.2
  Platform : Sun Solaris 10


For example,  on SQL Server, create a table with one column:

 The character "É" should be  stored in Unicode as C3,89


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