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HR ESP: The AFI File Is Expected To Be Generated With ANSI Encoding (Doc ID 2234967.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 20, 2020

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise HCM Global Payroll Spain - Version 9.1 to 9.2 [Release 9]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


The AFI file is expected to be generated with ANSI encoding. But when the file is opened for writing, the encoding is not specified, even though it is expected to be there as is the standard. For global companies who do have a presence in Spain, the server setting, including process scheduler, is usually set to UTF-8 which again is the international standard. The AFI file is expected to be generated with ANSI encoding

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Generate AFI File


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