SAP Knowledge Base Article - Public

2175518 - Learning: How to change Date and Time format?

Symptom

How to update the Date and Time formats for both an Admin and as a User

Environment

SAP SuccessFactors Learning - All Supported Versions

Resolution

To change Date and Time format displayed within the Learning Admin application:

  1. Login to Learning Admin application and click Preferences button at the right of Search bar.

    admin preferences.jpg

    Data Pattern ID and Time Pattern ID have default value according to Active Locale ID selected for the admin account.
    There are other values which could be selected from drop-down list of Date Pattern ID and Time Pattern ID.
    The list and default value for the two patterns could be changed in locale configuration (References > Geography > Locales). Please check KBA note 2074322 for detail.

  2. Change Date Pattern ID and Time Pattern ID to any other value from the list and click Apply Changes button.

    admin 1 preferences.jpg

    Example for date format: d/M/yyyy -> d/MMM/yyyy
    Example for time format: HH:mm:ss -> HH:mm

 To change Date and Time format displayed within Learning application as a User:

  1. Login to Learning User application.
  2. Click Options and Settings in Links tile.
  3. Change Date Pattern ID and Time Pattern ID to any other value from the list and click Apply Changes button.

    user preferences.jpg

To change Date and Time format for all Admin and User accounts having same locale, it is recommended to change default value of Date Pattern ID and Time Pattern ID for the Active Locale ID as described in KBA note 2074322 .

Keywords

date, time, pattern, format, locale, date pattern, time pattern, date format, time format, active locale , KBA , lmsadminui , LOD-SF-LMS-ADM , System Admin, Global Variables, References , How To

Product

SAP SuccessFactors Learning all versions