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2492826 - Alert Message Received in Incorrect Language - EC


An Alert Message is generated in the wrong language for the user in SuccessFactors Employee Central.


  • SAP SuccessFactors HCM Suite
  • SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central


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  • In this scenario the user expected to receive the AlertMessage in English; however was instead getting it in French.
  • The Translation Default Value setting was not configured for the correct language.

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Check the Translation Default Value for the AlertMessage.


SF Success Factors,  Central , EC , locale, Raise Message , KBA , LOD-SF-EC-WFL , Workflows - Configuration, Tools, Objects & Rules , LOD-SF-EC , Employee Central , Problem


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