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1777108 - How to Add a New System Language

Symptom

You want to log on to SAP Business ByDesign with a system language other than English.

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Log on to SAP Business ByDesign.
  2. Go to Personalize menu.
  3. Select My settings.
  4. Click Regional settings tab.
  5. In the dropdown list for Language option the system language required by you is not displayed.

 OR

  1. Launch the SAP Business ByDesign.
  2. On the logon screen, from the Language dropdown list, the language in which you want to use SAP Business ByDesign is not available for selection.

Cause

SAP Business ByDesign supports multiple languages; however the system language requested by you is not installed. In Business Configuration scoping and fine-tuning it is possible to decide about languages to be used in communication.

Resolution

Specify the language in Business Configuration scoping.

  1. Navigate to Business Configuration work center.
  2. Select Implementation Projects view.
  3. Click on Edit Project Scope.
  4. Go to Questions step.
  5. Expand Built-in Services and Support.
  6. Expand Business Environment.
  7. Select Addresses and Languages.
  8. Expand Languages.
  9. Then answer Yes for the question regarding the language that you need as a new system language.

Keywords

KBA , SRD-CC , Cross Components , How To

Product

SAP BUSINESS BYDESIGN 1705 ; SAP BUSINESS BYDESIGN 1708