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2618462 - 'Section Custom Field Name' In Ad Hoc Report Shows Results In Multiple Languages


When creating an Ad Hoc report for the Performance Management domain, some fields like Section Name, Section Custom Field Name have results in multiple languages instead of just the user's default language.


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Reproducing the Issue

  1. Set the company language to English US
  2. Create an Ad Hoc Report for the Performance Management Domain
  3. Select the fields Section Name, Section Custom Field Name field, etc
  4. Generate the Report
  5. The columns are fetching data in multiple languages instead of just the user's default language


This is expected behavior.


This is not supported in Ad Hoc reports for fields where a msgkey is configured in the XML template.

This is possible within Story Reports: SAP SuccessFactors What's New Viewer - Localized Labels Defined in Form Templates Reportable in Story Reports


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