Unable to rename auto-number field in custom object
|Knowledge Article Number||000230890|
|Description||After changing the Auto-Number field Label for a custom object, on every record the Auto-Number field displays the Old name and not the New field name. Renaming an Auto - Number field for a custom object page doesn't work directly.|
|Resolution||To resolve this:
Click on | Setup | Customize | Tab Names and Labels | Rename Tabs and Labels | Search for custom object | Click Edit next to object | Change the Record Name | Click on Save.
This will then Rename the Field Label for the Auto-Number on all records.