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2603313 - Change-reason field is made visible in XML but it is not seen in UI.


Change-reason field is made visible in XML but it is not seen in UI.

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Employee Central - Job Information
Employee Central - Data Models


This field is not in use and should be set to hidden by default.

Via UI

  • Go to Manage Business Configuration BCUI-Compensation Info or Job Info
  • select change-reason
  • detail: enable: NO  - visibility=none

Via Provisioning

  1. Go to Provisioning and Export  Succession Data Model
  2. Scroll down to Compensation Info or JobInfo
  3. change-reason


<hris-field max-length="256" id="change-reason" visibility="none">


<label xml:lang="en-GB">Event</label>



Change-reason, History of Job Information, Picklist, Event, Job Information, Compensation Information, Option ID, change-reason, Event in Comp info, Compensation information History, History of Compensation information, EMPFILE_HRIS_CR_UNSPECIFIED, visibility, none , KBA , LOD-SF-EC-BCI , Manage Business Configuration (BCUI) & Data Models (XML) , LOD-SF-EC-JOB-EVN , Events, Derivation & Employee Status , Problem


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