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2315276 - Employee Central - Employee Data Imports


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SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central - Import Employee Data


Employee Central Data Imports

Employee Central Imports/ Managing Mass Changes in Employee Central - Guide/Handbook (click here)

General FAQ

Below is a list of general FAQs relating to Employee Central Data Imports. Please review each article -:

Import Troubleshooting

Some general troubleshooting information regarding EC Data Imports -:

Employee Data Import Tips

Employee Data import tips - these are just some examples of the issues encountered by end users when importing data. Usually the issue is data related (wrong data in column, invalid import file format, multiple rows in import file have invalid data). Please review each of the examples to understand some of the issues encountered -:

 Working with Full Purge Imports

How to Full Purge Employment related data.

  • 2494885 - Correct or Update Pay Component Recurring or Pay Component Non Recurring Information record via Import in Full Purge mode
  • 2413486 - Correct or Update Compensation Information record via Import in Full Purge mode
  • 2489526 - Correct or Update Job Relationships Information record via Import in Full Purge mode
  • 2317955 - Correct or Remove Job Information record via Import in Full Purge mode

 Job Information Import - FAQ

Job Relationships Import - FAQ

Compensation Information Import - FAQ

Dependents Data Import - FAQ

Other Data Imports Relevant to Employee Central

Employee Data Exports

Currently, the best practice way to export data from Employee Central, is to run a Person & Employment Export Ad Hoc Report.

NOTE: Any data that is maintained on the Metadata Framework is Import and Export via Admin Center > Import and Export Data

Import via Scheduled Jobs


See Also

3263561 - Employee Central - General Import Troubleshooting

2080829 - Data Imports - Best Practices and FAQs - Employee Central


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