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2610417 - Company Structure Overview - Dropdown Empty


Unable to view a dropdown in Company Structure Overview such as Department.

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Employee Central - Company Structure Overview

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Navigate to Company Structure Overview.
  2. Select a Company Structure.
  3. Select Department from the next dropdown.
  4. Attempt to select a Department. ‘There were no results’ is displayed as shown below.

Company Structure Overview.png


This is caused by not having the correct permissions granted. Additional permissions are needed in addition to the permissions needed to use Company Structure Overview.


Grant the additional MDF Foundation Objects permissions for Department as needed as seen below. This will allow the Department dropdown to be populated.


See Also

Employee Central Company Structure Overview - Setting the Permissions for Company Structure Overview


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