17.10 - Default Client Character Set Support - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantageā„¢ - Advanced SQL Engine International Character Set Support

Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
Release Number
Release Date
July 2021
Content Type
User Guide
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English (United States)

Teradata clients must use a character set for which translation codes are enabled on the Teradata Database system. The translation codes convert client character data to the applicable default server character set.

Upon installation of Teradata client software, translation codes for the following client character sets are automatically and permanently enabled:

Depending on the client character set you choose, some configuration may be required. See Using Standard Teradata Client Character Sets