Rarely Used Chinese Characters Display As "?" in XML Publisher Excel Output (Doc ID 1336820.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 25, 2013

Applies to:

BI Publisher (formerly XML Publisher) - Version 5.6.3 to 5.6.3 [Release 5]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The character set is SIMPLIFIED CHINESE_CHINA.ZHS16GBK.

The profile "FND: NATIVE CLIENT ENCODING"  is ZHS16GB.

Several rarely-used Chinese characters such as '喆'  displayed as '?' in XML Publisher report excel output, they are displayed normally in PDF output.

Cause

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