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3485344 - Translation of Product Long Description via SimpleProductAdministration is not working

Symptom

When attempting to pass translation to Long description Product field,using SimpleProductAdministration, values of different dictionaries gets concatenated in the system dictionary.

Environment

SAP SALES CLOUD CPQ

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Call SimpleProductAdministration with following payload:
    <soapenv:Envelope xmlns:soapenv="http://schemas.xmlsoap.org/soap/envelope/" xmlns:web="http://webcominc.com/">
        <soapenv:Header/>
        <soapenv:Body>
            <web:SimpleProductAdministration>
                <web:action>ADDORUPDATE</web:action>
                <web:xDoc>
                    <Products xmlns="">
                        <Product>
                            <Identificator>ProductSystemId</Identificator>
                            <ProductSystemId>ProductSampleId</ProductSystemId>
                            <ProductName>
                                <USEnglish>ProductSample</USEnglish>
                            </ProductName>
                            <LongDescription>
                                <USEnglish>LongDescription</USEnglish>
                                <Spanish>TranslationOfLongDescription</Spanish>
                            </LongDescription>
                            <Categories>
                                <USEnglish>Category</USEnglish>
                            </Categories>
                            <ProductType>Product Type</ProductType>
                        </Product>
                    </Products>
                </web:xDoc>
            </web:SimpleProductAdministration>
        </soapenv:Body>
    </soapenv:Envelope>
  2. Check on Product Setup that Long Description value is a concatenation of values passed for each dictionary.

Cause

Product Long Description Translation is yet to be supported by SimpleProductAdministration.

Resolution

  • Improvement is planned to be delivered on CPQ-2411, planned for November
  • Workaround is to add translations on UI or use Products REST API (POST /setup/api/v1/admin/products/{productId}/translation).

Keywords

SimpleProductAdministration, SOAP, Long Description, Translation, CPQ , KBA , CEC-SAL-CPQ , Sales Cloud CPQ , Product Enhancement

Product

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