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2409479 - [Variable Pay] Audit trail not capturing previous data


  • Modify Link in Audit trail of a Variable pay worksheet shows latest data and not previous state of the form.


  • SuccessFactors Variable Pay

Reproducing the Issue

  • Login to Instance
  • Go to Compensation->All forms->Click in i icon to open audit trail
  • Click on different modify links that appear in audit trial.
  • Observe that both modify links show same content even though its captured for different dates.


  • The Behavior is by design that in Variable Pay,  the system won't store any snapshot of modification. Any Modify Links in the audit trail will show latest content.

Note to Support Engineers: Check Internal Note for Jira where Engineering has confirmed on this behavior.


  • Variable Pay is not designed to support snapshot in Audit trial. If you would want to have this functionality the please submit an idea via customer community to our product management team.
  • Steps to search and submit an enhancment request can be found here.


  • audit
  • trial
  • modify
  • variable pay
, KBA , LOD-SF-VRP-REP , Reporting & Analytics, Data Imports & Exports , Product Enhancement


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