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E1: LANG: Information and Frequently Asked Questions on a Language Installation (Doc ID 626156.1)

Last updated on MAY 08, 2024

Applies to:

JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Tools - Version SP24 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


This document contains frequently asked questions and answers on the software's use and compatibility with alternative languages. It covers questions on the Language Installation for EnterpriseOne XE, ERP 8.0 and EnterpriseOne 8.9 onwards, including the newer EnterpriseOne 9.x (9.0, 9.1 and 9.2) application release levels.

Pertaining to language installs for Ex: EnterpriseOne software translated to a particular language - you can install as many languages as needed on your server(s) and database.   For instance, if customers are on EnterpriseOne 9.2 application release level, they can download any of the available languages from the Oracle Software Delivery Cloud web site.  See the list below for all supported languages which can be installed on the same database.

To find the language installs for EnterpriseOne 9.2 on Oracle Software Delivery Cloud, do the following:


NOTE: For expired languages media for others EnterpriseOne applications release levels as 9.1 or 9.0, please log a Non Technical SR to check availability. For more details, refer to document "How to Request Software When Unable to Access or Software is Unavailable on the Oracle Software Delivery Cloud - <Document 1071023.1>". In addition, for more information creating Non Technical SRs, refer to <Document 1547952.1> - How to Create a Non-Technical or Contact Us Service Request.


Questions and Answers

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In this Document
Questions and Answers
 Question 1:  What Languages are currently supported in EnterpriseOne and are all supported in one Database?
 Question 2:  Can I develop in an alternate language?
 Question 3:  Does an alternate language get installed at the same time EnterpriseOne is installed?
 Question 4:  Will English text still show after another language is installed to EnterpriseOne?
 Question 5:  How many languages can an EnterpriseOne install have?
 Question 6:  Are all the languages included in EnterpriseOne setup CDs or download?
 Question 7:  Is there a separate Installation Guide to install a language?
 Question 8:  Does EnterpriseOne support Unicode?
 Question 9:  What steps are involved in installing an alternate language?
 Question 10:  How long does a language install take?
 Question 11:  What steps are involved in distributing Language to workstations and Enterprise Server?
 Question 12:  Why is the Environment screen blank during the Language-Only Installation Plan?
 Question 13:  After installing the language to a client workstation an error appears: Hyper item error: FDA text record not there
 Question 14:  Un-translated characters show on workstations (Ex: symbols) after installing an alternate language when the User Profile has language configured.
 Question 15:  How to install Language for JAS environments?
 Question 16:  Is it feasible to separate environments by language group?
 Question 17:  How to avoid common language related pitfalls?
 Question 18:  Can improvements regarding the translation of the software be submitted?
 Question 19:  What translation capabilities are provided with a standard EnterpriseOne installation?
 Question 20:  E1 Explorer menus can be translated, but is there a way to translate Solution Explorer Tasks?
 Question 21:  Where to download language packs?
 Question 22:  How To Configure Oracle Client NLS_LANG Settings
 Question 23:  How To install multiple languages with different Code Sets
 Question 24:  Is the character set for Hebrew supported by EnterpriseOne?
 Question 25:  How to print Hindi numbers in UBEs?
 Question 26:  How To Setup Windows Regional Settings when using multiple languages - EnterpriseOne Xe / ERP8.0
 Question 27:  Which Chinese language pack needs to be installed if Mandarin language is required?
 Question 28:  Language Pack Installation - Custom Objects - Will a Language Pack affect a custom object or a copy of standard object?
 Question 29:  What version of the Spanish language (European or Latin-American) is supported by JD Edwards EnterpriseOne?
 Question 30:  What version of Portuguese language (European or Brazilian) is supported by JD Edwards EnterpriseOne?

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