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2431886 - Audit Trail Timezone- Onboarding


  • The timezone in the audit trail does not match my local timezone.


  • SAP SuccessFactors Onboarding
  • Onboarding Audit Trail.

Reproducing the Issue

  • Go to Settings>Audit Trail>search for events and submit for the audit trail. 


  • If the audit trail is set to Local UTC then this will display the USER's timezone. If the audit trail is set to timezone server this will provide you with the time of the server you are on.
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1. The audit trail timezones from the work queue are Server timezone and cannot be adjusted.

2. The audit trail timezones can only be changed to the User's timezone by selecting settings>audit trail>  Local UTC/GTM, or to server timezone by selecting Server Timezone.


  • Audit Trail
  • Timezone
  • Onboarding
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