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3432008 - How to configure the order of Last Name and First Name when displaying a Name.


  • You wish to chose or configure the order of Name Formatting in your SAP system. 
  • The order of Name Formatting can be configured in table T005O or transaction SA13.
  • A Name format can be defined based on Country.
  • An example from SU01 of Name format options can be seen in next screen shot, this is controlled via the value in the "Name Format" field which is highlighted, the available Name Formats in this system can be seen in the pop-up:

  • Details of the fields from the T005O table:

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KBA , BC-SRV-ADR , Address Management / Business Address Services , How To

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