Migration From SQL Server (MSSQL) To MySQL Fails: "ERROR:`<schema>`.`<table>`:Error during charset conversion of wstring: Success" (Doc ID 2163734.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

MySQL Workbench - Version 6.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Using MySQL Workbench 6.3.6 or 6.3.7 version (other releases may be affected as well) to migrate at table from SQL Server to MySQL with an empty string value in one of the columns fails with the error:

 

Changes

The issue may start after upgrading MySQL Workbench.

Cause

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