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2449124 - Localize Data List in Onboarding - Onboarding 1.0


  • Is it possible to change the locale of Data List
  • Data list is not saving the locale changes
  • Data list locale switched back to en-US after saving


SAP SuccessFactors Onboarding 1.0

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Login to application
  2. Go to Ref files -> Data list
  3. Choose a data list
  4. Choose an item and click Edit
  5. Select another language and save the change
  6. Select the data list again, the change was not saved


Data list Localization is not supported


  • Instead of Data list, you can use Picklist. In the picklist , you can mention the locale information under each locale. 
  • In onboarding, Panels use BizX Picklist
  • In Onbaording , Settings -> Data dictionary, chose the integration type as Label based.


SF, success factors, ONB, OBD, on boarding, Datalist, Change the language of Data list , KBA , LOD-SF-OBD-ADM , Admin Tools, Settings, Permissions , Problem


SAP SuccessFactors Onboarding all versions