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2708727 - Unable to remove "Add Addresses" button while editing Address Information


  • Unable the user to restrict in accessing the "Add Addresses" button.
  • Unable to remove the "Add Addresses" button through Role Based Permission.

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  • SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central
  • SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central Role Based Permission
  • SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central People Profile (PP3)

Reproducing the Issue

Prerequisite: Edit/Insert permission is granted for Address.

1. Go to Employee Profile > Address Information section.

2. Click on "pencil" button. Add Addresses button is visible.



3. Click on any record from the Change History section then click Edit button. Add Addresses" button is visible.


edit history.png


Edit/Insert permission has been granted to the user


This is an expected behavior. Edit/Insert permission is tied up to "Add Addresses" button. Once edit permission is granted, it will also be visible on the UI.


Add Adresses, Address, permission, Edit, Insert, address section, address information , KBA , LOD-SF-EC-RBP , Roles & Permissions (EC Core only) , LOD-SF-EC-PP3 , People Profile (PP3) , Problem


SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central all versions