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2684680 - Error Accessing Job History in People Profile or Add New Employee - Employee Central


When editing "Job Information" or creating an "Add New Employee" the following application error happens:

errorId=null, timestamp=null, errorMessage=Cannot read property 'renderStyle' of null, errorName=TypeError, server= (customer specific), versionInfo=Release (always will change) Timestamp (always will change)


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There is an issue when the Configuration UI is out of sync.


For this scenario the following resolved the problem:

  1. Navigate to Admin Center > Tool Search > Configure People Profile
  2. Remove both the Job Information and the Organization Information blocks.
  3. Save
  4. Add both the Job Information and the Organization Information blocks back.
  5. Save

Note: data will not be lost. You may need to readjust the order of the fields only.


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