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2470701 - "Composite Employee Data Import" job. in provisioning is set to run as incremental load but when saving job changes to full purge


  • When creating a new "Composite Employee Data Import" job in provisioning and setting this job to run as incremental load; after you click save you will see that the job get saves as a full purge instead of incremental load.


  • SAP successfactors HCM Suite
  • Employee Central

Reproducing the Issue

  1.  Log into provisioning
  2. Go to create new jobs
  3. choose to create a new "Composite Employee Data Import" job.
  4. select Incremental load
  5. save this new job
  6. recheck settings of this job and notice that it changed to full purge.


  • This is currently a bug in the UI. Note that this is actually only a visible UI bug, and the jobs will actually just run fine as incremental load.


  • A fix is for this UI issue is targetted to be released in b1705


JIRA ECT-67521, Sucessfactors, employee Central, EC, provisioning , KBA , LOD-SF-EC , Employee Central , Problem


SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core 1611 ; SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core 1702