SAP Knowledge Base Article - Public

2778178 - Block Layout in People Profile for Background and Trend portlets


> Able to choose between List and Table view for Background and Trend blocks.

> New Block layout after the 1902 release.

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Employee Profile - People Profile

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Navigate to Admin Center > Configure People Profile > select a Background/Trend portlet.

  2. You will see you have an option choose between List and Table view;


  3. Choosing "List View" will display the information vertically as seen below.


  4. Choosing "Table View" will show the information horizontally across the page. (Please note the below screenshot is of a portlet with Block Size: Large)


    If the block size is Small the portlet will show as below;



This feature was introduced in the 1902 release to enable users to display background and trend elements in a grid layout using the UI5 responsive table.  Each record will be displayed in a single row. This will help improve the readability of background element data, especially when there are multiple records in single background element.

Note: You will need to configure each background element in Configure People Profile that you want to display in a grid.


 table, layout, People Profile, portlet , KBA , LOD-SF-EP-PP3 , People Profile (PP3) , Problem


SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core 1902