How To Convert Arabic Digits Into Hindi Digits In XML Reports (Doc ID 559277.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

BI Publisher (formerly XML Publisher) - Version 5.0.0 to 5.6.3 [Release 5]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
XML publisher


Goal

How to to display the Numbers both in the Arabic Format and the Hindi Format in the Published Report

We are Generating Contracts Documents in Arabic Language in PDF format using XML Publisher.

The Arabic Text is displayed correctly in the PDF. However the Digits appear in the Arabic Format ( 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 0 ) instead of the Indian-Arabic Format (١ ٢ ٣ ٤ ٥ ٦ ٧ ٨ ).

The Database Characterset is AR8MSWIN1256.

Solution

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