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Thai Font 'TH Sarabun New' Displays Misplaced Vowels on Windows


Published: 24 Feb 2016
Last Modified Date: 07 Jul 2017

Issue

When using the Thai font 'TH Sarabun New', the view generates misplaced vowels even though the tooltip displays the characters correctly. 

Environment

  • Tableau Desktop
  • Windows

Resolution

Option 1

Upgrade to the following versions of Tableau Desktop: 10.0.3 ; 9.3.9 ; 9.2.14 ; 9.1.15 ; 9.0.19 or 8.3.16 and later. For more information, see Upgrading Tableau Desktop.

Note: if the issue occurred in Tableau Server, please upgrade to Tableau Server 10.0.3 .For more information, see Upgrading Tableau Server.

Option 2

Use a non-thai font such 'Tahoma'. 

Cause

This behavior is related to a known defect (ID: 587507) that has been fixed in recent releases of Tableau Desktop and Tableau Server. 
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