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An Email Containing Arabic Characters Sent With UTL_MAIL Contains Question Marks In The Body (Doc ID 740605.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 01, 2022

Applies to:

PL/SQL - Version and later
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This problem can occur on any platform.


An email, containing arabic characters in the subject and the body, is sent using the UTL_MAIL.SEND procedure, but when the email is received the body contains question marks instead of the arabic text, while the subject is correct.

The NLS_CHARACTERSET database parameter is set to AL32UTF8


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