The case document is especially for Japanese customer.
The following error message pops up when you save a bank directory for Japanese bank.
Please enter only valid Katakana characters
SAP Business ByDesign All Version, Japanese Bank
Reproducing the Issue
The issue can be reproduced with following steps:
- Go to Liquidity Management work center, view Master Data and sub view Bank Directory.
- Select New, then Bank Directory Entry.
- Input Bank Name and Bank Name (Katakana).
- Select Country as Japan.
- Select Save, then you get the error message, even though you input katakana in field Bank Name (Katakana).
Only half-width katakana is allowed to be input as bank name.
You need to input half-width katakana in Bank Name (Katakana).
In normal cases, half-width katakana looks smaller than full-width ones.
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