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2352137 - Event is showing in Compensation Information History Page with Format "Event:#EMPFILE_HRIS_CR_UNSPECIFIED" .


Event is showing in the Compensation Information History Page with Format "Event:#EMPFILE_HRIS_CR_UNSPECIFIED".

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Successfactors Employee Central - Compensation Information

Reproducing the Issue

1. Navigate to an Employee's Profile > Compensation Information Portlet > click 'History'

2.  On the left-hand side of the History Panel > 'Event' is displaying in the Compensation Information History Page with Format "Event:#EMPFILE_HRIS_CR_UNSPECIFIED"


This issue is caused by the incorrect configuration the change-reason and/or the change-reason-external fields in either job or compensation information. Visibility should only be set to none as these fields is no longer supported in EC V2.


Field change-reason visibility should only be set to none as these fields is no longer supported in EC V2.

Via UI

  • Go to Manage Business Configuration BCUI-Compensation Info or Job Info
  • select change-reason
  • detail: Enable: No - visibility=none

Via Provisioning

  1. Go to Provisioning and Export  Succession Data Model
  2. Scroll down to Compensation Info or Job Info

 <hris-field max-length="256" id="change-reason" visibility="none">


<label xml:lang="en-GB">Event</label>


  1. if not defined, please add both fields with visibility none and import the data model

FAQ - Additional Information

Q) Where can I get information on this from the Guide?

A) Data Model Field Information for Employee Central

See Also

2353695 - Field Event and ID are Showing in User Job Information and compensation Information History Page


History of Job Information, Picklist, Event, Job Information, Compensation Information, Option ID, change-reason, Event in Comp info, Compensation information History, History of Compensation information, EMPFILE_HRIS_CR_UNSPECIFIED, visibility, none, V2 , KBA , LOD-SF-EC-CMP , Compensation Information & One-Time Bonus , LOD-SF-EC-JOB-EVN , Events, Derivation & Employee Status , LOD-SF-EC-BCI , Manage Business Configuration (BCUI) & Data Models (XML) , Problem


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