Symbol Characters ("Greek") Instead Of Expected Characters Are Displayed in Reports or Reports Parameter Form (Doc ID 300416.1)

Last updated on JULY 05, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Reports Developer - Version 9.0.2.0 to 11.1.2.1.0 [Release 9i to 11g]
Generic UNIX

Symptoms

Font Symbol (or  ITC Avant Garde) used in the Reports output instead of font defined in the RDF. (When the Font Symbol is used , output seems to be in "Greek")

Cause

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