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WS: INST: Language Upgrade FAQs (Doc ID 627428.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 25, 2017

Applies to:

JD Edwards World Install/Upgrade/Migration - Version A7.3 cume 4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Purpose

Documentation supplement.

Questions and Answers

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In this Document
Purpose
Questions and Answers
 Question 1 - Is the language upgrade the same type of upgrade as an Install/Reinstall/PTF?
 Question 2 - What files are affected by the language upgrade?
 Question 3 - Are program level helps (F98HELP) translated?
 Question 4 - Are field level helps translated?
 Question 5 - What languages are currently available?
 Question 6 - How do I order a Language tape?
 Question 7 - Who can install double-byte languages?
 Question 8 - How do I determine whether to use Method 1 or Method 2 outlined in the Language Upgrade guide to install the language?
 Question 9 - Do I need to create an upgrade plan to install a language?
 Question 10 - Should I have a dedicated system when I run the language upgrade?
 Question 11 - Are there reports generated to indicate what changes were made during the language upgrade?
 Question 12 - Is it possible to translate my Chart of Accounts and Automatic Accounting Instructions (AAIs)?
 Question 13 - Is it possible to translate invoices, purchase orders and pick slips?
 Question 14 - Is it possible to translate Item Descriptions?
 Question 15 - Is demo data included on the language upgrade?
 Question 16 - How often should I install a language update (PTF)?
 Question 17 - When do I install the language update?
 Question 18 - How many alternate languages can I install?
 Question 19 - What is the difference between the base language library and the CU language library?
 Question 20 - How do you determine which languages are installed?
 Question 21 - How do you change the Language Preference for a User?
 Question 22 - Can alternate language records be loaded prior to a language install?
 Question 23 - What language translations are available for JD Edwards World guides and where can they be obtained?
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