Basic solutions to avoid the error when sorting/filtering values for non-English language data from your MySQL data source to Google Data Studio.

tthc
3 min readOct 29, 2020

Since I am a Google Data Studio user, I am responsible for preparing scripts to link between MySQL server to the Data studio reports to reload the database's input automatically.

But there were some times the users of my dashboards cannot interact, for instance, sort and filter when the variables' values are another language that’s not English. In my case, it’s Vietnamese. After sorting…

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tthc

Data Analyst, Master Degree candidate in Economic Intelligence.