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2733968 - Unable to save Alternative Cost Distribution when Percentage is set to "0"


Error message "Percentage must be greater than zero." is received when Percentage is set to "0"

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SAP Successfators Employee Central

Reproducing the Issue

1. Navigate to Employee Profile

2. Go to Alternative Cost Distribution

3. Edit the Alternative Cost Distribution

4. Choose the Cost Center

5. Enter the Percentage as '0'

6. Click on Save


This is a hard-coded system validation for Alternative Cost Distribution when Percentage is set to "0". Please raise an enhancement ticket if customer has a business requirement that should allow Alternative Cost Distribution Percentage to accept "0" as a value. See KBA 2090228.

See Also

2090228 - How to submit enhancement requests for SAP SuccessFactors products


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