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How to Generate PDF Output With UTF8 in R12? (Doc ID 778970.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 09, 2019

Applies to:

Pasta - Version 12.0 to 12.1.3 [Release 12.0 to 12.1]
Oracle Application Object Library - Version 12.0 to 12.1.3 [Release 12 to 12.1]
BI Publisher (formerly XML Publisher) - Version 12.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Does one still need PASTA or XMLP in R12 for generating PDF with UTF8 characterset?

In 11i there is a restriction, that UTF8 special characters could not be generated in PDF output.
PASTA or XMLP are required for PDF/UTF8 output in 11i.

There were notes saying R12 does not have this restriction, as Reports 10 are able to generate PDF output.


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