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1456870 - Japanese characters displayed as arrow characters in Web Intelligence and Desktop Intelligence reports using DB2 datasource


  • Japanese data is displayed as arrow characters(->->->) in Web Intelligence and Desktop Intelligence reports.
  • Datasource is DB2
  • Japanese fonts are installed on Business Objects Enterprise server as well as client machines.
  • Using Command Center tool of DB2 on Business Objects Enterprise server, Japanese data is displayed correctly.



Business Objects Enterprise Release 2 SP5


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform R2


KBA , BI-RA-WBI , Web Intelligence , Problem

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