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2181104 - Cambodian characters are not displayed in the PDF output of a webi document


  1. In a WebI report, a column contains Japanese, Chinese and Cambodian characters in different rows.
  2. If we assign 'Arial' font on this column, the Japanese, Chinese and Cambodian characters are displayed correctly in Web mode but show up as square boxes in Java mode and PDF output.
  3. If we assign 'Arial Unicode MS' font, the Japanese and Chinese charaters are displayed correctly in Web, Java mode and PDF ouput. However, the Cambodian characters are not displayed.
  4. If we save the report to Excel, the Japanese, Chinese and Cambodian characters are displayed correctly.



  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform 4.x
  • Web Intelligence


SAP BusinessObjects Xcelsius Enterprise 2008


Cambodian, Japanese, Chinese, Unicode, characters, square boxes , KBA , BI-RA-WBI , Web Intelligence , Problem

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