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Oracle 9i arabic characters

Posted on 2004-05-01
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After I successfully installed oracle 9i personal edition on widows2000pro. I found that the database couldn’t read the arabic language so any arabic characters appear as ??????

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If you are using a database driver, make sure you have the appropriate driver. Not all drivers support Non-english characters on your Engligh OS. Definitely no ODBC drivers.
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What is your database's character set?  

SELECT parameter, value
  FROM v$nls_parameters
 WHERE parameter = 'NLS_CHARACTERSET'
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