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2083417 - What determines the language pack in Jam - SAP Jam


  • What determines the language pack in Jam?


  • SAP Jam.


  • The language that you choose in MySF will determine which language pack Jam follows.
  • If you choose SuccessFactors to be in French, Jam will also be in French. They cannot be in different languages.
  • If you decide to change default language packs in SF, SAP Jam does NOT immediately gets updated.
  • You will need to wait until the following morning to see the change in SAP Jam.
  • To change languages in Jam:  Login to MySF > Options > Change Language > Save

However, SAP Jam has it's own language packs which can be used to overwrite the default locale chosen from SF. 

User needs to follow the below steps:

  1. Click on 'Cog' icon on top right
  2. Select Account settings
  3. Select 'Language' option.
  4. Here a user can select any language in SAP Jam which will overwrite the SF default locale for this user.


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