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2402213 - How to Make Mandatory Fields Show Asterisk Sign When Loading a Panel - Onboarding 1.0


Asterisk in mandatory fields should show right away upon load of page.

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SAP SuccessFactors Onboarding 1.0

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Onboarding > Settings > Panels
  2. Select a Panel 
  3. Click Preview and asterisk are not showing right away. 


  • The Key in the Account Option do not exists in the instance.
  • The account option has a value of False


For Partners / Implementors:

  1. Go to Super Admin > Account > Account Options
  2. Check if Key "ShowAsteriskOnLoad" is available and has a value True. 
  3. If key does not exist, add key in SuperAdmin > Account Option. See below image for the correct setup.  



For customers:

Please contact Support to enable the feature and mention this KBA.


Onboarding 1.0, ONB 1.0, OBD, SuccessFactors, On boarding
, KBA , LOD-SF-OBD-PAN , Panels, Panel Designer , How To


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