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2527668 - Default Username as Employee ID


How can we make sure employee id and username will be the same?


  • SAP SuccessFactors HXM Suite
  • SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central


If we don't add any username manually during hire (the field is not available) it will get auto defaulted based in the value of user id.

In case you would like to manually add the username you can check how to add the field in the KBA 2594977 - How does HRIS Element Identifier userAccountInfo Work?

See Also

  2495643 - SuccessFactors User IDs - Clarifying the Different IDs


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