EGL9.2: FEC report for France is showing incorrect characters with the descriptions

(Doc ID 2004993.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 27, 2017

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise FIN General Ledger - Version 9.2 to 9.2 [Release 9]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The FEC report for France is showing incorrect characters with the descriptions for Customer names, Supplier names, Employee names and account descriptions. Appears to be additional characters in the FEC data where the original text had an accent or Euro sign in the description. 

Changes

 We modified code to change character set to "UTF8 with BOM" from "UTF-8 without BOM" 

Cause

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