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2680576 - Disable/Hide field in Background Information portlet.


How to remove a field from showing in a Background Info portlet in People Profile?

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SAP SuccessFactos Employee Profile


  1.  Go to Admin Center > Manage Business Configuration.
  2. Select Employee Profile > Background Elements > then select the background element you would like to make the change on. (e.g. "awards" has been selected below)


  3. For the field you want to hide there is 2 options you can select;

    > Set the Enabled dropdown to No.
    > Set the Hidden dropdown to Yes. 

    If either of these are set as mentioned above then the field will not show in the portlet.

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  4. Navigate to the Profile > Awards portlet > you can see that the name field does not show.



Remove field, Manage Business Configuration, BCUI, Employee Profile, People Profile, Background Info, portlet , KBA , LOD-SF-EP-BGD , Background Elements , LOD-SF-EP-BCI , BCUI & Data Model (XML) Configuration , How To


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