FIX: Thai characters in SSAS for SQL Server exported to a PDF file are displayed incorrectly

Applies to: SQL Server 2014 DeveloperSQL Server 2014 EnterpriseSQL Server 2014 Enterprise Core More

Symptoms


Assume that you have Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS) installed on SQL Server 2014 or Power BI (PBI) Report server. When you try to export Thai characters such as the following examples to a PDF file, the characters are displayed incorrectly.

Original text

Original text

Exported to a PDF file

Exported to PDF

Note This issue also occurs in SQL Server 2012 Analysis Services, SQL Server 2016 Analysis Services, and SQL Server 2017 Analysis Services.

Resolution


This issue is fixed in the following updates for SQL Server:

         Cumulative Update 3 for SQL Server 2016 SP2

Cumulative Update 11 for SQL Server 2016 SP1

Cumulative Update 12 for SQL Server 2014 Service Pack 2

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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