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2083417 - What determines the language pack in Jam - SAP Jam


  • What determines the language pack in SAP Jam?


  • SAP Jam.


  • The language that you choose in SuccessFactors (BizX) will determine which language pack SAP Jam follows as a default language
  • If you choose SuccessFactors to be in French, SAP Jam will also be in French. 
  • If you decide to change default language packs in SuccessFactors, SAP Jam does NOT immediately gets updated.
    • You will need to wait until the following morning to see the change in SAP Jam.
  • To change languages in SAP Jam there are 2 options:
  1. Login to SuccessFactors > Options > Change Language > Save
  2. SAP Jam has it's own language packs which can be used to overwrite the default locale chosen from SF. 

To do so follow the below steps:

  1. Click on 'Cog' icon on top right
  2. Select Account settings
  3. Select 'Language' option.
  4. Here a user can select any language in SAP Jam which will overwrite the SF default locale for this user.


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