Steps to externalize strings (Columns/Subject Area Names and Descriptions) in OBIEE 11g
Last updated on JANUARY 23, 2017
Applies to:Business Intelligence Suite Enterprise Edition - Version 188.8.131.52.0  and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 01-Nov-2013***
You can localize the names of Presentation layer subject areas, tables, hierarchies, columns, and their descriptions.
To do this you use the Externalize Strings Utility
For full information about using the Externalize Strings utility, see "Localizing Metadata in the Repository" in Oracle Fusion Middleware System Administrator's Guide for Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition.
Here are the steps-by-steps to externalize the Presentation layer Names and Descriptions in OBIEE 11g
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