How to Know if Font Subsetting / Font Embedding Has Been Used by Oracle Reports when Generating a PDF output (Doc ID 882227.1)

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]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Goal

This document explains how to check if "Font Subsetting" or "Font Embedding" has been used by Oracle Reports when generating a PDF output .

For non Latin-1 charactersets, it is necessary to use Font Subsetting or Font Embedding in order to display non Latin-1 characters in the PDF generated by Oracle Reports.

If some "Non latin-1" characters are not correctly displayed in the PDF output generated by Oracle Reports , the first step is to check if "Font Subsetting" or "Font Embedding" has been used by Oracle Reports when generating the PDF output.

Solution

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