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2736539 - Ship-To and Bill-To Address Appears in Caps When you Preview US Purchase Order Forms


You are trying to preview the purchase order and noticed that Ship-To and Bill-To address appears in caps for US purchase order forms.


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Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to the Purchase Requests and Orders work center
  2. Go to the Purchase Orders view
  3. Select the relevant Purchase Order
  4. Select Preview
  5. You can see that Ship-To and Bill-To location appears in caps


As per the postal regulations, it is necessary to maintain the postal address in caps only. You can check the website universal postal union for US, it is clearly mentioned that, on outward international items, the name of the country of destination must always be printed in capital letters. Hence it is mandate to have the postal address in caps only.


It is expected to have caps for ship to and bill to address in purchase order forms for US as per the postal regulations.


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