Define Application Language - Version 2020 (10.0) - Hexagon

Smart Materials Web Installation (10.1)

Smart Materials/Smart Reference Data Version

To display prompts and labels in Smart Materials Web in another language, you must specify a glossary. Glossaries are defined on the A.30.12 Glossaries screen in Smart Materials Classic. For more information, see Glossaries.

The procedure to define a glossary is described below.

  1. Login to Smart Materials Classic with the language of the glossary you want to create.

  2. Select Administration -> A.30 Menus/Roles -> A.30.12 Glossaries to open the Glossaries screen.

  3. Type the name of the new glossary in the Glossary box.

  4. Type the glossary descriptions in the Short Desc and Description boxes.

  5. Click Save.

  6. In the second (Translations) block, select the label you want to translate from the select list in the Prompt box.

  7. Type the label translation in the Translated Prompt box.

  8. For all other labels you want to translate, click New record and repeat the two previous steps.

  9. Click Save.

  • To define a glossary as the default glossary, assign this glossary to the DBA setting BI_REPORT_GLOSSARY.

  • To specify in which language the selected glossary is applied, assign the nls_id of the language to the DBA setting BI_REPORT_LANGUAGE.

  • To define label translations for an existing glossary in another language, login to Smart Materials with this language and proceed as described above (step 6 to 9).

The default glossary appears in the Language box on the Login page. To choose another language, select a glossary from the drop-down list.