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2084592 - Currency - Compensation Number Format Options - Compensation


  • Data entered into the program is not displayed in the format you are accustomed to. Using Compensation Number Format Option each user can control the local format that they see currency data displayed in.
  • How do we change the currency format we see displayed in our worksheets?


  • SAP SuccessFactors Compensation
  • SAP SuccessFactors HXM Suite


  1. Login and on any page > Options Menu > Compensation Number Format.
  2. From here you can set one of a number of formats. Each user can change it from the default to what they need. The following are the available options:
  • 1,234,567.89
  • 1,234,567.89
  • 1.234.567,89
  • 1 234 567,89


  • Currently the format setting is only supported by Compensation and Variable Pay modules;
  • This feature can be disabled by support. Open a ticket if you do not want to allow users to be able to adjust this setting from Options. Support will disable this in your instance settings > Provisioning > Company Settings > Disable locale based number format.


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