2584380 - Decimal Point Behavior In French and Portuguese Languages

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2584380 - Decimal Point Behavior In French and Portuguese Languages

Symptom

Putting decimal point to numbers in French and Portuguese languages converts the numbers incorrectly.

Environment

SuccessFactors - Employee Profile

Reproducing the Issue

Sample Scenarios

a. When you entered 2.5 in English language, the decimal point was removed and it converts to a whole number.

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b. When you entered 1,000 it is converted as 1

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c. When you entered 1000 it will take it as 1000

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d. When you put comma in between numbers (except 0), it will display as a decimal point

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Resolution

This is the correct / standard behavior.

Comma (,) is a decimal symbol in French and Portuguese languages. You will see below that the data is in French language. Converting it in English US will still display it correctly.

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Converted into English US

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Keywords

KBA , LOD-SF-EP-PP3 , People Profile , How To

Product

SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core 1711