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Trying to reverse engineer tables added into a database but when i connect, I get strange Chinese symbols with a lot of apex stuff.

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I dont see anywhere the tables that i added, what am i doing wrong.

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Check the character set the database is configured to support, then check Visio to see if it's using the same set. Also I think character sets can be configured on a per table basis so if some tables are fine and the new ones are not, take a look at the table character set too.

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