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2484665 - Header fields are missing in people profile


Header fields (i.e. Photo,username,title,department,division.location) are missing in people profile

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  • SAP SuccessFactors HXM Suite
  • SAP SuccessFactors People Profile

Reproducing the Issue

When the user access the people profile the header fields are not displayed for the user.



In order to add fields to the header you will need to perform the following steps.

  1. Go to Configure People Profile
  2. Click on general settings 
  3. Then click on Configure Header Fields and enable the fields you want to display 
  4. Save


 After selecting and saving the fields will be available in the header, as showed below. But besides this configuration the user must have view permission in the field to see them.




Note: "Display Name" is displayed by default in the header of people profile and this cannot be disabled.

See Also

2208147 - People Profile Configuration Tool - SuccessFactors Employee Profile


People profile not displaying header fields, username , KBA , LOD-SF-EP-PP3 , DO NOT USE [Use a sub component of LOD-SF-EP] , Problem


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