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2540555 - Purchase Order Screen is not Displayed in English

Symptom

The Purchase Order screen is displayed in a different language other than the Logon Language of the user.

Environment

SAP BusinessByDesign

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Login to Bydesign system with logon language as English
  2. Go to Purchase Requests and Orders work center
  3. Select View Purchase Orders
  4. Open any Purchase Order

The tabs and all other information are displayed in different language

Cause

The Preferred Language which is provided in the user profile is X, that is why user is seeing the documents in Y language.

Resolution

Please ask the administrator to change the preferred language as respective Language as per your convenience in order to view all documents in the preferred language

Steps to follow:

  1. Go to Application and User Management work center
  2. Select view User and Access Management
  3. Select sub-view Business Users
  4. Search with the respective user name
  5. Select Edit-> Attributes
  6. Please set the preferred Language under Regional Settings -> Language

Keywords

Purchase Order Language , KBA , purchase order language , AP-POP-PO , Purchase Order , How To

Product

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