This article explains how this feature works
SuccessFactors Compensation or Variable Pay
This feature supports European number formats (comma separated decimals) for currency and amount fields.
It is turned on all instances so all planners will automatically see worksheet and profile in their locale number default.
If language packs are enabled, user number format will default based on their locale.
This feature can be accessed via Options>Compensation Number Format setting.
This feature cannot be permissioned for specific users. Once it's enabled it's shown for everyone.
The admininistrator may file a ticket to disable local number format in Provisioning if they don't desire to have this feature.
Here's an example of how this is set:
Support Engineer NOTE: To disable this in provisioning you need to go to
Company Settings -> Disable locale based number format
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