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2355197 - Understanding "UI Field Renderer"


  • How does the "UI Field Render" option works?
  • Which render options do I have available?

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SAP SuccessFactors HXM Suite

Reproducing the Issue

Within a MDF object, I have the chance to set "UI Field Renderer" by clicking on Details of a field to view its properties:



Please check the definition of UI Field renderer in the help portal guide: Adding Fields

NOTE: Suppose that the External Name field is empty and the customer has entered the renderer to display only the name. Then the system does not display an empty or blank row in the dropdown. It displays the external code.

See Also

Adding Fields


UI Field Renderer , KBA , LOD-SF-MDF-OBJ , Object Definition & Field Related Issues , Problem


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