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

Last updated on NOVEMBER 18, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 8.0.3.0 to 11.2.0.3 [Release 8.0.3 to 11.2]
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
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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