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2800715 - Language function is not working in user


  • In the Maintain Business Users app, the language for the user is changed to any value
  • When logging in to Fiori Launchpad, the language used does not recognize the value set in the Maintain Business Users app


SAP S/4HANA Cloud 


  • The language specified in Maintain Business Users app has no impact on the language that the user is prompted when logging into Fiori Launchpad
  • The language of Fiori Launchpad is driven by the URL and if no language is specified on the URL, then the language defaults to the language of the browser
  • For Fiori Launchpad, the language is specified by the sap-language parameter - e.g.: append ?sap-language=EN to the URL

See Also

SAP Knowledge Base Article 2647989 - How to change the display language in IBP UI


default language Maintain Business User login , KBA , BC-SRV-APS-IAM , Identity and Access Management , Problem


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