ARA PCK.AUTOMIC_EMAIL not processing German umlaut characters correctly

Document ID : KB000084432
Last Modified Date : 14/04/2018
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Issue:
Error Message :
N/A

The ARA Action Send Mail has a problem with the German umlaut characters, specifically ä ö ü ß Ä Ö Ü. 

In the Activation Report you'll see the variable:
&UC4RB_EMAIL_SSUBJECT#' was stored with value 'Täglich über Maß gelöst'.
 
In the Action Report, the variable is used as 
email-tool: PARAM: protocol = smtp email-tool: PARAM: server = smtprelay1:25 email-tool: PARAM: loglevel = INFO email-tool: PARAM: username = xxxxemail-tool: PARAM: toMailAddress = xxxxemail-tool: PARAM: subject = TSglich nber Ma¯ gel÷st
Environment:
OS: Windows
Cause:
Cause type:
Defect
Root Cause: Action Send Mail is not encoding the email subject and body correctly when an umlaut is encountered.
Resolution:
Update to a fix version listed below or a newer version if available.

Fix Status: Released

Fix Version(s):
Package Email 1.1.3 in PCK.AUTOMIC_EMAIL - Available
Additional Information:
Workaround :
Use English subject instead of German.