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2410996 - Custom notifications displaying Hiring Manager user ID instead of name - Onboarding 1.0


  • When creating custom notifications the notification displays hiring manager user ID instead of their name.
  • Recipients see the notification being sent from a user ID number and not the name of the hiring manager, therefore candidates can not see who the notification is from.


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The key ‘Hiring Manager’ is storing the user ID instead of the full name.


  • In the notification use : {user:HiringManager, objattr=firstname} {user:HiringManager, objattr=lastname}
  • For Recruiter email Id : {user:Recruiter, objattr=email}


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