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2080510 - How to create name formats that vary by country - Employee Central


  • In many countries the convention followed in displaying names or using them in legal documents is different.
  • Most countries follow the simple naming, where the first name follows the last name.
  • This solution looks at the non-obvious name formats and cases where typical convention is not followed .
  • In order for companies to meet these internal requirements, as well as the legal obligations, Name Format functionality can be used.

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