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1748932 - Error Message "No employee found with entered ID or name” While Assigning Org Unit Manager


When you try to assign a new manager for an org unit in Organizational management, system throws the below error message:

No employee found with entered ID or name

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Organizational Management work center.
  2. Select Edit Org Structures.
  3. Select the respective org structure and select Edit button.
  4. Go to the General tab.
  5. Assign an org unit Manager and press enter key .

System throws above error message.


The error message is due to the Effective from date of the Org Unit is earlier than the hire date of the employee.


In order to overcome this error, enter the Effective from date in the org structure later than the hire date of the employee. Then the respective employee name will be shown in the Value help.

The Employee names are shown in the Org Unit Manager value help as per the employment data in the Personnel file.


KBA , SRD-MD-OM , Organizational Management , Product Enhancement


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