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2138227 - White spaces are displayed instead of special characters when exporting WebI to PDF


  • When exporting the document into .pdf format running on Solaris, WebI is embedding those characters using Arial.ttf font type.
  • However after exporting a WebI report to PDF, white spaces are appearing instead of the special characters.



  • Operating System: Solaris 10
  • Web Application Server: Tomcat
  • Browser: IE 11
  • Pdf reader: Adobe Reader 11
  • SAP BO version: 4.1. SP05 Patch 2.


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.0 ; SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.1


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