Deprecated: (CHN) Country-specific localization format for Contact name [AX 2012]

Updated: October 24, 2013

Applies To: Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3, Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2

For Chinese installations, the Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009 SP1 GLS Consolidation release provides a feature that lets users set up the Contact field by using a name format of “Last name + First name.” Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 supports several new name formats. One of these new name formats is the “Last name + First name” format.



Reason for deprecation

The functionality is provided in AX 2012. Therefore, country-specific modifications are no longer required.

Replaced by another feature

Yes. The Contact name field in AX 2012 supports the required name format.

Modules affected


Changes to installation

This change does not affect application installation.

Changes to upgrade

This change does not affect application upgrade.

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