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2587494 - "No Byte Encoding" error message when uploading a True Type font


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A True Type font file is uploaded with the description of these documents:

  • SAP Note #1605966 - "Upload True Type fonts to SAP for use in forms"
  • SAP Note #201307 - "TrueType fonts for Smart Forms or SAPscript"


The upload fails due to error message "Error No Byte Encoding - TrueType import impossible".






SAP R/3 4.6C
SAP ERP 6.0, all releases
SAP NetWeaver, all releases
SAP S/4HANA on-premise, all releases
SAP ABAP Platform, all releases


ABAP platform all versions ; SAP ERP all versions ; SAP NetWeaver Application Server all versions ; SAP NetWeaver Application Server for ABAP all versions ; SAP NetWeaver all versions ; SAP R/3 4.6C ; SAP S/4HANA all versions ; SAP Web Application Server for SAP S/4HANA all versions


TrueType upload, True-Type upload, font upload, font import, True Type import, font embedding, symbol font, .ttf data , KBA , BC-CCM-PRN , Print and Output Management , Problem

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