Davadmin is not Exporting Special Characters Correctly

(Doc ID 1449024.1)

Last updated on APRIL 25, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Communications Calendar Server - Version 7.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Using Convergence or Outlook Connector, create an event and, in the description, add a special character.  In this case, a word with an Umlaut (¨).  Characters like äëö etc.

Using the davadmin command, export the user's calendar in .ics format.

Check the exported file, the special characters have been replaced by a question mark (?).


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