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2788861 - Date format locale does not work in Onboarding Email Notification

Symptom

Date format locale does not work in Onboarding Email Notification

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Environment

SAP SuccessFactors Onboarding

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Configured Locale like en-GB from super admin.
  2. Use {WOTCStartDate, formatdate=long, locale=en-GB} in notification
  3. en-GB format locale does not refelecting from sent email 

Cause

To make the Locale date format effective, you also need to make the locale consistent with Notifications->Email-> Edit->Locale

Resolution

Go to Notifications->Email-> Edit->Locale

Check the Locale there if consistent with the locale you defined from {WOTCStartDate, formatdate=long, locale=en-GB}

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Keywords

Onboarding,ONB,Date format locale, Onboarding Email Notification , KBA , LOD-SF-OBD-EML , Emails and Notifications , Problem

Product

SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core 1811