15.2 port - iConsole Event Exports Lose Far-Eastern Characters

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Article ID: 6911

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Products

SECURITY MISC CODES SINGLE SIGN ON - LEGACY CA Data Protection (DataMinder) CA User Activity Reporting

Issue/Introduction

When exporting events as MSG from the iConsole (and the Data Management Console as well) far-eastern characters in the Subject and DisplayName fields are not properly rendered. They are replaced with question marks (?). 

In both the iConsole and DMC displays, both fields are properly rendered. 

Reviewers cant complete tasks where an event is exported as addresses are obscured by ???

Cause

When email events that contain Japanese or other Far Eastern language characters in the subject line are downloaded as 'Microsoft Outlook message' from iConsole search results, these characters appear as '?'. 
This issue occurs as the message file format is set to ANSI..

Environment

15.2

Resolution

APAR#: RO95475 is now available for this issue.

This hotfix ensures proper rendering of the Far Eastern characters in the Microsoft Outlook message that is exported and downloaded from iConsole.
The message file format has been changed to Unicode.