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2187183 - SFTP Account Standards for SAP SuccessFactors 2023


This KB article explains the standards for SuccessFactors SFTP accounts. The account related topics include:

  • How do I request an SFTP account?
  • Is there a limit to how many accounts a customer can have?
  • How are accounts named?
  • Do SFTP accounts have expiration dates?
  • Do SFTP passwords have to be changed?
  • If I have forgotten my password, can it be recovered?
  • Is password-less authentication possible?
  • Can I create my own key pair to authenticate on your SFTP servers?
  • What methods can be used to connect to SFTP resources?
  • How does the customer Data Retention Standard works?
  • What is the File Naming Standard?
  • What is the Maximum File Count Restrictions?
  • Client Root Folder Volume Size
  • Attempt to block the SFTP account
  • Read Only access to SFTP folder



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