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2384502 - Configuring Block Links in PM Forms - Performance Management


This KBA outlines the steps on how to have a direct link from the Performance Management form directly to the blocks in People Profile.

Image/data in this KBA is from SAP internal systems, sample data, or demo systems. Any resemblance to real data is purely coincidental.


SAP SuccessFactors Performance Management


  • After migrating to PP3, each portlet will get a unique blockId for PM form link
  • To know the blockid and blockType, go to Admin Center > Configure People Profile > Add section & block to get the Block Id & Block Type

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  • Once you have the information, configure it in the template via Admin Center > Manage Templates > Performance Review > Click PM Template & Edit fields and sections
  • Configure PM template with Block Type, Block Id, and link on PM form

(Code should be: [[BLOCKLINK|blockid|blockType|dispalyname]])

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  • If the portlet is not available on the user's profile page, it is regarded as unauthorized portlet in PM form

Note: currently, this function has not been supported in Mobile.

PM Form Supported Portlets/Blocks

PortletV11 Support V12 SupportPP3 SupportTeam
user info portlet Yes Yes Yes EP
background portlet Yes Yes Yes EP
MDF portlet No Yes Yes EC(PP3), MDF(V12), EP
badge Yes Yes Yes EP
tags Yes Yes Yes EP
sysScoreCardDevelopmentObjectivesPortlet Yes Yes Yes CDP(V12), CCD(PP3)
sysScoreCardObjRatingsPortlet Yes Yes Yes PMT
sysCurricula Yes Yes Yes LMS
sysLearningHistory Yes Yes Yes LMS
calibrationHistoryPortlet Yes Yes Yes CAL
postion portlet Yes Yes Yes SCM, EP
sysScoreCardSuccessorPortlet Yes Yes Yes SCM
Performance-Potential Matrix Grid Placement Yes Yes Yes SCM
Competency-Objective Matrix Grid Placement Yes Yes Yes SCM
Experience snapshot Yes No No EP
Org profile Yes No No EP
Contact info Yes No No EP
Photocard Yes No No EP
Photo Yes No No EP


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