Euro Symbol Turns up as Upside-Down Questionmark (Doc ID 252352.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 05, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: 8.0.3.0 to 11.2.0.3 - Release: 8.0.3 to 11.2
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

You are trying to store the Euro symbol, but when you query is back it turns up as a upside-down question mark . The database character set is WE8ISO8859P1

Cause

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