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2670640 - How to change the Name Format of users in a particular language/locale - [LMS]

Symptom

In our LMS system, the name Format of the user is First Name, Last Name or Last Name, First Name and I would like to change it in a particular locale or for all locales

Environment

SuccessFactors Learning Management System

Reproducing the Issue

When performing user search anywhere in LMS, we see it in a particular name format, like Last Name and then First Name or vice versa

Cause

Label ID : format.LastName.FirstName.MI

Resolution

1) Login as a LMS Admin->References->Geography->Labels->Search for the Label ID: "format.LastName.FirstName.MI" (without the quotes)->Edit(Pen and Paper icon)

2) Go to Locales->(Lets take English for example)->If you see the format as "{0}, {1} {2}". This means "LastName, FirstName MiddleName". if you would to have the value as First Name MiddleName and Last Name, then it should be {1} {2}, {0} and so on.,->Apply Changes

Keywords

Change name format, firstname lastname, lastname firstname, incorrect employee list , KBA , LOD-SF-LMS-LAN , Language Packs & Translation , LOD-SF-LMS-ADM , Admin Tools , Problem

Product

SAP SuccessFactors Learning all versions