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2237033 - Error - You have reached the maximum character limit of 300: referral tracking section throws error - Recruiting


Unable to add content in the Employee Referral Information Section. Experiencing error - 'You have reached the maximum character limit of 300'


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Reproducing the Issue

Go to Admin Tools--> Employee Referral Program Set up -->Employee Referral Programme - Programme Information

Add content of your choice where the system shows a limit of 300 characters.


Actually the limit is not 300 characters BUT 300 bytes.

Please use this tool to count the number of BYTES that you input into the information section.



Employee Referral Tracking , KBA , LOD-SF-RCM , Recruiting Management , Problem


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