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2508822 - Cannot Update or Approve a Termination Workfow


Cannot Update or Approve a Termination Workfow

An Error Message occured while Updating or Approving a Termination Workfow for manager

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Employee Central

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Proxy as last approver then To do list 
  2. Select Test User 
  3. Click update or Approve

    Result: Error message occured

    Example: errorId=fbf3272f-a4f1-465d-8385-aa29b3d12dfd, fingerprint=4bd80608432f94095c528439fc30be1f08877198, timestamp=2017-07-22T17:41:06.235+1000)

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  1. Search for direct report users " test user"
  2. Go to Personal Information

    Result: Missing full name or Personal Information record

    One of the direct reportees for this user being terminated, does not have values for his first name and last name.
    Can you try to find out such user and correct his data



  1. Search Direct report: 
  2. in this case : test user
  3. Go to test user Personal Information
  4. Update Personal Information
  5. Save


fingerprint=4bd80608432f94095c528439fc30be1f08877198, 4bd80608432f94095c528439fc30be1f08877198, Termination, Terminate a manager, Workflow, while trying to invoke the method com.successfactors.platform.bean.FullNameBean.getUserId() of a null object returned from com.successfactors.hris.bean.HrisReporteeEmployeeBean.getEmployeeFullName(), ECT-78612 , KBA , LOD-SF-EC-TER , Termination Details , LOD-SF-EC , Employee Central , LOD-SF-EC-WFL , Workflows - Configuration, Tools, Objects & Rules , How To


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