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2631142 - How to create a take rule to allow a time type to be requested only once according to a custom field


In this scenario you have created a custom field in the employee time object and you want to create a take rule that will consider this field when requesting the absence for example here there is a custom field Mañana O Tarde (morning or afternoon) and you want to be able to request this time type only once in the morning and once in the afternoon for the same day.



SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central (EC) - All Versions


To configure this scenario you will use the following functions:

  • Lookup;
  • Get Number Of Absences for Period For Time Types()

Please see below one example on how this rule should be configured:


For more details about the functions, please refer to the Business Rule Implementation Guide

See Also

Business Rule Implementation Guide

Time Off Business Rules Guide


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SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core 1802