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1829028 - How to Translate Customized Time Types?


You have created a custom Time Type and want to translate it for another language of your system.

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Time Administration Workcenter.
  2. Select Employee view.
  3. Select an employee and click on button Edit.
  4. Click on Add Row and then on Time Type box.
  5. Your custom Time Type is showing but the description is missing or is not translated.


Customized time types must to be translated manually in the system.


  1. Go to Business Configuration work center.
  2. Select Implementation Project view and Select Open Activity List.
  3. Search for activity Time Type - Country Name. e.g Time Type - Germany.
  4. Open the activity and click on Maintain Employee Time Types.
  5. Select Translate button.
  6. Select the target language that you want translate on drop list Target Language.
  7. Select your customized time type and then translate it using the column Target.


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