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2516579 - 'No data' in the dropdown of supervisor / manager, job relationship and auto delegation


Restrict Worker type field shows 'No Data' in dropdown of manager, job relationship and auto delegation.


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Employee Central


The feature was enabled:
  1. Navigate to Admin Centre > Company System and Logo Settings
  2. Tick the box "Enable target group based filtering for ‘Worker’ fields. If selected, the ‘Worker’ type fields value dropdown list will be based on the target group settings in role based permission. If not selected, all users will be available in the dropdown list."
  3. Click "Save Company System Setting"

    After that the dropdown of manager and job relationship displayed No Data



A second step is necessary to make the feature work:

Navigate to Permission role. Select the role of the affected user. Click Permission and scroll down to 'Manage User'. Tick the box 'Restrict fields of type Worker'




The manger's access is restricted according to his Target population. This manger can see and select only 4 users.


See Also

2079485 - Unable to find a manager name Job Information


Employee Central, auto delegation , permission, Restrict Worker, no data , KBA , LOD-SF-EC-RBP , Roles & Permissions (EC Core only) , Problem


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