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2389636 - Learning administrator unable to modify own role(s)

Symptom

  • As a Learning administrator, when attempting to manage roles on your own account, there is no ability to delete or add roles.
  • The Learning administrator account can modify all other admin account roles with no issue.

Environment

SAP SuccessFactors Learning

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Access Learning Administration
  2. Navigate to System Administration > Security > Administrators
  3. Search and edit your admin account
  4. Choose Assigned Roles
  5. The ability to modify/add/remove roles on this account are not possible

Resolution

  1. Proceed to Learning Administration
  2. Go to System Administration  > Configuration > System Configuration
  3. Edit the LMS_ADMIN property file
  4. Edit the following line 'restrictUserSelfModification' to equal 'false'
  5. Select 'Apply Changes'

There might be a need to log out of the system and log back in for the change to take effect.

See Also

https://community.successfactors.com/t5/Learning-Forum/Admin-Security-and-Access/td-p/240285

Keywords

sap, sf, lms, learning, administration, assigned, role, modify, admin, learning, administrator, admin, delete, self, manage, update, add, sf, lms, edit, change, update, workflow, permission, restrict, prevent , KBA , LOD-SF-LMS-SER , Config. Consulting & Service Requests , LOD-SF-LMS-WOR , Roles & Workflows , Problem

Product

SAP SuccessFactors Learning all versions