Special Characters Not Loaded Properly Using File Based Loader (Doc ID 1629972.1)

Last updated on APRIL 07, 2014

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion General Ledger - Version 11.1.7.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Using file based loader to load chart of account (COA) values. The COA values have a description in a foreign language that includes special characters. All account values that contain special characters, such as 'Årets resultat' in the description, are loaded but the special character is displayed as ´┐Żets resultat.

EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
-----------------------
Expect to be able to see the special characters as they were entered.

STEPS
-----------------------
The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Use the ChartofAccountsSegmentValuesandHierarchiesImport Template and enter special characters in the account value description
2. Do the upload and see that the special characters are not displayed correctly.


Cause

Sign In with your My Oracle Support account

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a
Million Knowledge Articles and hundreds of Community platforms