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1249419 - Desired Type of Leave Not Available in New Leave Request


When you create a new leave request via self services, the Type of Leave needs to be specified. The options available in the dropdown list do not include all the desired time types.


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Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Home work center.
  2. Go to Self-Services view and select Self-Services Overview.
  3. Select the link New Leave Request.
  4. Open Type of Leave dropdown list.

The desired type of leave may not be present among the available options in the dropdown list.


The desired Time Type has not been activated in the Fine Tuning.


  1. Go to Business Configuration work center.
  2. Go to Implementation Projects view and select the current project.
  3. Click Open Activity List button.
  4. Go to Fine-Tune tab.
  5. Search for Time types - <Country>.
  6. Open option Activate for Time Recording Services.
  7. In Time Types for Leave Request, move all the desired Time Types from the section 'Deactivated Time Type' to 'Activated Time Types'.
  8. Click Save and Close button.

Now you are able to select the desired Time Types in the New Leave Request guided activity.


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