FIX: Abbreviations for million, billion, and others are translated incorrectly in Swedish or Italian Power View report

Symptoms

Consider the following scenario:
  • You use Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Reporting Services (SSRS 2012) or SSRS 2014 in SharePoint 2013 integrated mode.
  • You install certain language pack, such as Swedish or Italian, for SharePoint 2013.
  • You configure the SharePoint site collection to Swedish language.
  • You open a Power View report that contains unit abbreviations, such as "M" for million.
In this scenario, the label for the display unit may show an incorrect value.

Resolution

This issue was first fixed in the following cumulative update of SQL Server.

Cumulative Update 1 for SQL Server 2014 SP1

Cumulative Update 6 for SQL Server 2014

Cumulative Update 3 for SQL Server 2012 SP2

About cumulative updates for SQL Server

Status

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
Properties

Article ID: 3008135 - Last Review: Jun 22, 2015 - Revision: 1

Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Service Pack 2, Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Business Intelligence, Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Service Pack 1, Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Business Intelligence, Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Business Intelligence, Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Business Intelligence, Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Business Intelligence

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