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2411437 - Sequence of Pay Components in document generated


An employee has multiple paycomponents,

For example, under employment information compensation portlet the payComp are shown in below sequence for this sample employee:




If we generate a document which has mapping for payComponent, the payComponents shown in document is random and do not follow sequence as maintained in employment information page:


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SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central: Document Generation

Reproducing the Issue

Configure Document mapping and generate document. Notice that the sequence of payComponents generated in document is random

Document template mapping:



Document template:



As confirmed with Product engineering, this is an expected behavior and we cannot control how the payComponents are put to document every time it is generated

There is no code designed to determine and execute the sequence as per employment information page.


This is an expected behavior. For any changes, do request for enhancement as mentioned in KBA-2090228


Document generation, Document template mapping, Letter template, sequence of paycomponents, pay components, pay comp, order, sequence , KBA , LOD-SF-EC-DOC , Document Generation , LOD-SF-EC , Employee Central , Product Enhancement


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