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Hi Mohammad,
I installed oracle 9i on my computer but i have Some problems
with character sets.
what is your Configuration for character set or any Related to your language?
My old scripts that i used in oracle 8i and have some Arabic fonts didnt work in this version(9i).
MY old oracle 8i has AR1256 character set.

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My complete Oracle Version is :
Oracle9i Enterprise Edition Release 9.0.1.1.1 - Production
PL/SQL Release 9.0.1.1.1 - Production
CORE      9.0.1.1.1      Production
TNS for 32-bit Windows: Version 9.0.1.1.0 - Production
NLSRTL Version 9.0.1.1.1 - Production



Thanks in advance For your help
Hamid Reza
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by:Mohammed Nasman
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Hello Hamid

  We still use Oracle 8i at my work, so I haven't had change to work with 9i

  But in call cases, when you install the Oracle server, you should set the characterset to arabic at the install stage, not after you install the database

what's the characterset for O 9i?

Regards,
Mohammed
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by:123456
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Hi Mohammad and Thanks For your Comment,

I did this But my Last Problem Was Existed.
in creating oracle 9i Software I
Selected Arabic,English as Supported Languages(we Cant Delete Englisg  language from that list)
In creating Db i Selected
ARMSWIN1256 as character_set and
UTF8 As National_character_set

But My Scripts on Oracle 8i dont work in oracle 9i.

I read this Paragraph  From Micheal ault book( Administrating and Administration oracle 9i)
"You must Verify That the Registry on NT is Set with the same character set as the database,
or data Problems and performance degradation will occur. this applies to all client,workstation,
including windows 95,98,NT, as well as windows 2000-based units".
How Can I manage this work ?
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Mohammed Nasman earned 50 total points
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verify the registry entry at
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\ORACLE\HOME0
NLS_LANG = AMERICAN_AMERICA.AR8MSWIN1256
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by:123456
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Hi,
I Saw my register Configurations For homes.
I selected AR8MSWIN1256 For Character Set of my DB in creating it
 But i Saw Amirican.UTF8 !?
I changed it to What you Tell me and My problem Was solved .
Do you think this changes Have A bad effects on My DB confgiuration?
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