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2216297 - Change of Communication Language in Original and International Address Versions


  • When you change the Communication Language in an Original Address version the Communication Language is also changed in the International Address version, and vice versa. The same behavioour happens for Telephone number, email addresses, etc.
  • Below I have displayed the address of an Customer, you can see the Communication Language is set to German.

  • Next I display the International Address version and change the Communication Language to Chinese and hit check mark button.
  • Then when you view the Original Address version again you will see the Communication Language is set to Chinese where before it was German.



  • SAP NetWeaver
  • Basis releases 46C, 46D, 610, 620, 640, 700, 710, 720, 730, 731, 740, 750


KBA , BC-SRV-ADR , Address Management / Business Address Services , How To

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