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2576325 - Enable a New Language Pack in SuccessFactors

Symptom

How to enable additional languages (Locales) for my instance?

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Environment

SAP SuccessFactors HCM Suite

Resolution

You may now enable other languages by navigating to Admin Center > Manage Languages. To do this, please ensure that you have the following settings enabled in the instance via Provisioning. (Please contact support if you do not have a partner to assist you with the enablement of the features listed below)

1. Provisioning > Company Settings > Language Packs 
2. Provisioning > Company Settings > Enable Manage Languages tool

Once the feature is enabled, you may now follow the steps to enable additional languages in the instance. Note that this is only available for users with Administrative priviliges in the instance.

1. Navigate to Admin Center > Tool Search > Manage Languages

2. Under the "ACTIVE" column, check the locale you would like to enable in the instance.

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3. On the bottom of the Manage Languages page, click "SAVE".

4. You will see the additional options showing up under "ACTION" column to create custom language pack for the enabled Language.

5. To see the enabled language under OPTIONS > CHANGE LANGUAGE setting, you will need to log out and log back in to the instance for the new language to show up.

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See Also

2464592 - What are the Enterprise Language Packs available for free?

2576546 - Working with Manage Language Feature - Platform

Keywords

language pack, provisioning, enable language, , KBA , LOD-SF-PLT , Platform Foundational Capabilities , LOD-SF-PLT-PRV , Provisioning Changes , Problem

Product

SAP SuccessFactors HCM Suite all versions