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2326153 - Unable to find a location


Unable to find a Foundation Object Location in the Foundation Tables (Manage Organization, Pay and Job Structures admin tool), but in report we are able to see it.

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SuccessFactors - Employee Central

Reproducing the Issue

Create an ad-hoc report on Foundation Objects domain, filter with the external code of the Location (FO).

Verify that the Formated-end-date field has a past dated value, instead of 31/12/9999.


End Date of the Location has reached.

When End Date of the Location is a past date with Status Active. Location (FO) will stop appearing in the Foundation Tables.



In case you would like to re-use this Location, import the details of this Location with new start date and leave end-date as blank.

Otherwise, you can view the past dated Locations/ FOs using Advanced-> Search As Of date.

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Foundation Object, Employee Central, SuccessFactors, search, location, end date , KBA , LOD-SF-EC-FOO , Foundation Objects (Organisation, Pay and Job Structures) , Problem


SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core 1605