Working with Object Name and Title Data in HELP Reports
Translating HELP Report Data into the Session Character Set
Attribute data reported as the result of a HELP request is translated from the data
dictionary into the session (client) character set according to the following general
Except as noted otherwise for individual HELP statements:
Most HELP attribute data is translated by the system from UNICODE into the session
character set. For example:
Names and lists of names
Text fields, for example, Comment
Numeric values (translated from binary to UNICODE to the session character set)
The Format attribute
For some HELP attribute data the system does not translate from UNICODE:
CHARACTER(1) and CHARACTER(2) fields, such as TVM Code or Data Type are translated
from CHARACTER SET LATIN into the session character set.
Attributes that return one of a fixed group of values, for example State, which returns
a value using UTF8(24).
Untranslatable character data that is returned as the UEscape character followed by
a hex representation. See Rules for HELP Report Names and Titles.
Legacy names that are not changed and remain in the form of their language support