How do I manually change the currency symbol used in reports?


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To manually change the currency used in a revenue-related custom report, follow the steps below.

Navigate to the following location:


Open the file:


Locate the line containing “currencysymbol” and change the value as shown in the example below:

currencysymbol = US Dollar

change to

currencysymbol = Japanese Yen

Ensure this change is made for all measures reflecting the target currency in related reports.

Save the changes and restart the Webtrends – User Interface service.

More Information

The following Knowledge Base article provides a list of strings used to designate their associated currency symbol. When changing the currencysymbol value, exclude the currency symbol shown in the list, e.g., ($), so that only the string is used, as shown in the example above. Instructions are also included for changing currency within the user interface.
How do I change the currency symbol used in revenue-related reports?