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2756980 - Succession Org Chart Search and Successor Display


  • Is it possible to control the search options 'Recently Viewed' & 'Frequently Viewed Users' in the SAP SuccessFactors Succession Org Chart?
  • Is it possible to view all successors to a users position?

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SAP SuccessFactors Succession

Reproducing the Issue

People Search:

When clicking on the search bar in the Succession Org Chart, notice the "Recently Viewed" and "Frequently Viewed" users appearing in the dropdown:

SOC search options.jpg


This is the expected behavior for the search.


This is the system default display. It cannot be configured to display differently.

Viewing the successors on the position node:

To view all the successors to a user's position, click on the 'eye' icon on the right and select 'More Successors'

SOC display successors.gif

The total number of successors that can display is 12.


Search, Succession Org Chart, Successor display, SuccessFactors, , KBA , LOD-SF-SCM-ORG , Succession Org Chart , Problem


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