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2107416 - Retrieving multi-byte Chinese characters with ASE OLE DB Provider from ASE configured for charset cp936 returning in garbled form


When using ASE OLE DB Provider with an ASE configured for charset cp936 (Chinese) the retrieval of chinese characters returns them in garbled form.



  • SDK for SAP ASE 15.7/16.0 Windows 32 or 64-bit
  • ASE 15.7+
  • Windows 7 and higher, x64, setup as US English locale (or other english) where client charset on Windows is cp1252 (as an example)


SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.7 ; SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise SDK 16.0 ; Sybase SDK 15.0 ; Sybase SDK 15.5 ; Sybase SDK 15.7 ; Sybase Software Developer Kit 15.7


KBA , BC-SYB-SDK , SDK , Problem

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