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2899305 - Language enabled not visible as translation for all Picklist Values


  • Enabled language in manage languages does not appear as a translation in Picklist center
  • Enabled language appears in other places for example in “Settings” > “Change languages “ and/or Manage Recruiting Languages but not in all places it should.


SAP SuccessFactors HXM Suite

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Log in to instance
  2. Enable a language via manage languages
  3. Go to Picklist Center
  4. Select a Picklist to edit
  5. Select a value
  6. Notice the enabled language is not present as a translation


If the changes made to the MDF Objects are not correctly reflected in the instance, clearing the MDF cache is recommended.

Please follow the steps listed in the following KBA:

2534674 - How to fix inconsistencies in MDF Objects List?

See Also

2534674 - How to fix inconsistencies in MDF Objects List?


MDF Cache , KBA , LOD-SF-PLT-PCK , Picklist Management Issue , Problem


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