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2600614 - Field is-accompanying-dependent is missing even after enabling and giving permission


You have added the field is-accompanying-dependent under presonRelationshipInfo in the datamodel/Manage Business Configuration and you have also given the permission but regardless of your configuration the field is not displayed under the dependents portlet.




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SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central - Dependents Mangement

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to manage business configuration and under personRelationshipInfo add the field;
  2. Now go to manage role base permission and under the section effective dated entities provide the permission for this field;
  3. Now select any employee and try to add a dependent;
  4. See that the field is-accompanying-dependent is not displayed;


There are prerequisites she this field listed below.


To use the field is-accompanying-dependent, Global assignment must be enabled in the instance.

The field is-accompanying-dependent is only visible for users who are on a Global Assignment.

For more information about the use of this field, please refer to the Implementing and Configuring Dependents in Employee Central handbook.

See Also

  1. Guide: Implementing Pension Payouts in Employee Central
  2. Guide: Implementing and Configuring Dependents in Employee Central 
  3. Guide: Data Object Tables in Employee Central 
  4. 2276703 - “Is Address Same As Employee” field in Dependents Portlet
  5. 2318779 - Employee Central - Dependents Management
  6. 2686253 - Cannot see the "is-beneficiary" Field in the Dependants Block on 'My Employee File' or 'New Hire Wizard'
  7. 2600614 - Field is-accompanying-dependent is missing even after enabling and giving permission
  8. 2715533 - Global Info fields missing in the UI but when selecting the same country/region again they appear


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