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2484645 - Need to edit "Help Text" for a block in People Profile


How to update the "Help Text" for a block in Employee Profile?

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SAP SuccessFactors Employee Profile


  • This feature is not available for all blocks. For UserInfo and Background Blocks it is.
  1. Go to Configure People Profile;
  2. Select the concerning block, e.g. 'Overview';
  3. Go to block's description to enter a text;


  4. Save;
  5. Check under Employee Profile that now the Help Text is available.



NOTE: The question mark for the section in people profile can be removed if there's nothing defined in the description of the block. Because the "Help" text will not be visible if there is no text in the description of the portlet, as showed below:





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