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1656707 - How to Move an Org Unit In and Out of an Organizational Structure


You would like to know how to properly move an org. unit from a hierarchy to another or from an org. structure to another org. structure.


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  1. Go to the Organizational Management work center.
  2. Select Common Task: Edit Org Structures.
  3. Select the date in the Effective From field from which the change will be active in the system.
  4. Select the relevant org. Unit that needs to be moved.
  5. Select the small arrow (bottom-right) of the relevant org. unit to open its menu.
  6. Click the Edit Org Unit option, then select Cut.
  7. Highlight the target root org. unit under which this org. unit should to be placed.
  8. Select the arrow in the target org. unit to open its menu.
  9. Click the Edit Org Unit option, then select Paste; the previously selected org. unit will be placed beneath this one.
  10. Use the Check button to validate the org. structure.
  11. Select Activate to activate the changes.


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