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PI14155: THE 'ZAPFDINGBATS' FONT IS NOT BEING RESPECTED WHEN EXPORTING FROM WORD.

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • The 'ZapfDingbats' font is not being respected when exporting
    from Word. The result is that exported are corrupt.
    
    To recreate:
    
     - create objects with characters formatted using the
    'ZapfDingbats' font in the object text
     - export the module to Word
    
    Workaround:
    
     - find an alternative font to display the same characters.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * All users/environments affected                              *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * Bullets and symbols pasted into DOOR using the Zapf Dingbats *
    * font display in DOORS but become incorrect characters when   *
    * exported to Word.                                            *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * Upgrade to 9.6.0.1                                           *
    ****************************************************************
    This is a client side fix
    

Problem conclusion

  • Zapf Dingbats added to the list of supported symbol fonts
    (Windings, Windings 2 and Windings 3) for export functions.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PI14155

  • Reported component name

    TLOGIC DOORS

  • Reported component ID

    5724V61DR

  • Reported release

    951

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2014-03-20

  • Closed date

    2014-09-11

  • Last modified date

    2014-09-26

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    TLOGIC DOORS

  • Fixed component ID

    5724V61DR

Applicable component levels

  • R960 PSY

       UP



Document information

More support for: Rational DOORS

Software version: 9.5.1

Reference #: PI14155

Modified date: 26 September 2014