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FAQ - Using Different Languages in Contract Templates (Doc ID 750151.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 03, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Sourcing - Version 12.0.2 to 12.1.3 [Release 12 to 12.1]
Oracle Procurement Contracts - Version 12.0.2 to 12.1.3 [Release 12 to 12.1]
Oracle Purchasing - Version 12.0.2 to 12.1.3 [Release 12 to 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Purpose

 This document explains how different languages can be used when previewing contract terms and the issues that may be encountered with translation and alignment.

Questions and Answers

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In this Document
Purpose
Questions and Answers
 1. What setup is required so that text for languages which use right-to-left alignment (e.g. Arabic) is correctly displayed?
 2. Is it possible to display contract clauses in more than one language simultaneously in the contract clauses?
 3. How can the the 'static' text in the layout template (e.g. Header and Footer 'Table of Contents') be translated?
 4. Why are numbering schemes such as '1-' not shown correctly when using a right-to-left alignment language such as Arabic?
 5. Why are some punctuation characters not shown in the correct position when using a right-to-left alignment language such as Arabic?
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