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2488955 - Calendar display / format in F4 help of purchasing transactions


You use the calendar F4 help to specify a date in various purchasing transactions like ME21N, ME51N, ME31K, ME31L ME41 etc.
You find that the calendar is not displayed the same way in purchasing transactions for different users or in different systems. The below display formats are possible:

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You want to know what setting controls this and how to change it.



  • Materials Management (MM)
  • SAP R/3
  • SAP R/3 Enterprise 4.7
  • SAP ERP Central Component
  • SAP enhancement package for SAP ERP
  • SAP enhancement package for SAP ERP, version for SAP HANA


SAP ERP Central Component all versions ; SAP ERP all versions ; SAP R/3 Enterprise all versions ; SAP R/3 all versions ; SAP S/4HANA all versions ; SAP enhancement package for SAP ERP all versions ; SAP enhancement package for SAP ERP, version for SAP HANA all versions


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