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2647579 - Browse Fields in Nomination Portlet are not editable


In the Nomination Portlet in Employee Profile/People Profile, there is no possibility to edit the fields that are shown when clicking on Add Nomination.

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  • SAP SuccessFactors Succession Management
  • SAP SuccessFactors People Profile

Reproducing the Issue

  1. On People Profile, go to Nomination Portlet
  2. Click on Add Nomination
  3. The following fields are shown:
    • Job Name
    • Job Description
    • Competencies

Nomination portlet details.jpg


This is expected behavior. These fields are hard coded and cannot be edited or removed.


If you think this possibility would be useful on your business, you can share your ideas via Customer Influence Portal for our Product Management team to review it. Once you have submitted your idea, other customers and partners can vote for it and your votes help us to prioritize ideas that we will consider for upcoming product releases.

See Also

KB Article 2090228 - How to Submit Ideas for SAP SuccessFactors Products


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