Cannot create a new subscription for a report that contains Unicode characters in SQL Server 2016 Reporting Services web portal

Applies to: SQL Server 2016 DeveloperSQL Server 2016 EnterpriseSQL Server 2016 Standard

Symptoms


You browse to the SQL Server 2016 Reporting Services (SSRS) web portal by using Internet Explorer. When you try to create a new subscription for a report that the report name contains Unicode characters, the subscription is not created. Additionally, you receive an error message that resembles the following:
Cannot find item report_name (rsItemNotFound)

Resolution


The fix for this issue is included in the following cumulative update for SQL Server:


Status


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

References


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