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2510214 - Setup background element as required - Recruiting Management


There's a need to have background elements set as required so that Candidate will intially fill up the necessary information instead of skipping them.

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This can be done via Manage templates > Candidate Profile > General Settings > Data field Background element:

If Manage templates is not enabled for Recruiting Management, please refer to this link for reference.

Note: It is very important to keep in mind this tool is extremely powerful. Modifications made to templates can have a direct impact on candidate experience, integrations, custom integrations, etc. Change should only be made by a qualified individual that is familiar with the configuration.

See Also

2365214 - The Manage Templates Tool - Recruiting Management


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