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2512253 - Error when Re-posting a Job Requisition using the original "Posting Start Date"


When trying to re-post a Job Requisition using the original "Posting Start Date" the error "A post's start date cannot be in the past" shows up.

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Reproducing the Issue

  1. Recruiting
  2. Select Job Requisition
  3. Job Postings
  4. Remove the post
  5. Enter the original start date
  6. Post the Job
  7. An error will appear



By design, the system only allows a posting start date on the current date or future dates.


Posting Start Date; Start Date; Re-post Job Requisition; Re-post, JobStartDate , KBA , LOD-SF-RCM , Recruiting Management , Problem


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