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2437002 - How to identify and change the user locale in Online Report Designer?

Symptom

This article explains the steps required to identify and change the user locale / language in Online Report Designer (ORD).

Environment

SuccessFactors Online Report Designer

Resolution

Identifying and changing the locale for the logged in user, temporarily:

  1. Navigate to the Admin section in ORD:

    Admin_ORD.jpg
  2. The loclale marked with * is the one set currently.
  3. The user can choose from other available locales simply by clicking them.

    choose_language.jpg

Identiftying and changing the locale for other users:

  1. Navigate to the Admin section in ORD.
  2. Then to User Maintenance:


    User_main.jpg
  3. Search for the user(s) under concern:

    search_user.jpg

  4. Choose the displayed columns:


    choose_columns.jpg
  5. Include 'Language Code' in the displayed columns:

    lang_code_1.jpg
  6. The 'Language Code' column indicates the locale currently set for the user.

    lang_code_2.jpg
  7. To change the locale, select the user under concern and click 'Edit user'.
  8. Then select the desired locale from the 'language' drop down and save it.

    edit_user.jpg

Keywords

Online Report Designer
ORD
Change Date Format
Change Locale
Change Language
Analytics , KBA , LOD-SF-ANA-ORD , Online Report Designer , How To

Product

SAP SuccessFactors HCM Suite all versions