How to Generate Arabic PDF Reports with Oracle Reports 9i

Follow the following process
1. Set NLS_LANG=ARABIC_United Arab Emirates.AR8MSWIN1256
2. Set REPORTS_PATH to the system font directory such as D:\WINNT\Fonts
3. Open uifont.ali under $ORACLE_HOME\tools\common90\, set the font alias
   These font name should be the one you are using in your report.
Note: The entries are case sensitive thus file name and font name mustmatch here
   Arial..italic.Bold.. = "arialbi.ttf"
   Arial..italic... = "ariali.ttf"
   Arial...Bold.. = "arialbd.ttf"
   Arial = "arial.ttf"
   "Andale Duospace WT J" = "Aduoj.ttf"
   "Albany WT J"="AlbanWTJ.ttf"
   "Arabic Transparent"="artro.ttf"
4. Ensure that Default Printer Driver used is not an ASCII/Generic driver.
5. Run the report with DESTYPE=FILE and DESFORMAT=PDF

1 comment:

  1. where can i find these arabic font files to download??
    rep as soon as possible


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