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2656127 - Excel import: data type attribute problem using French as the language


SAP PowerAMC 16.5 on Windows French edition. Import an Excel file to generate a LDM, the import process cannot recognize all the known data types such as

  • Multibyte variable(8)
  • Réel long

It simply marks the data type as Other.



  • Windows 64bit French version
  • SAP PowerAMC
  • SAP PowerDesigner 16.6 French language installation option


SAP PowerDesigner 16.6 ; Sybase PowerAMC 16.5


  • PowerDesigner French editon
  • Window French edition
  • Excel French edition
, KBA , BC-SYB-PD-AMC , Power AMC , BC-SYB-PD , PowerDesigner , Problem

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