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2781793 - Time types codes are not displayed on the UI


  • The Time off UI earlier displayed the External Codes of the Time type.
  • These codes are no longer displayed on the Time-off UI

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  • SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core - b1902
  • SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central - b1902

Reproducing the Issue

  1. On a user's profile, navigate to the Time-Off Section -> Absences.
  2. As highlighted below, the Time type codes were displayed earlier in paranthesis.
  3. With the 1902 Release, these are no longer displayed on the UI

Before 1902.png                                   After 1902.png


This is an Expected Behavior.


  • Based on the feedback that the Engineering has received, only the Time Type External Name will be displayed from the 1902 Release.
  • If there is a requirement to display these codes, please maintain them as a part of the External Name of the Object.


SF, EC, Success factors, Employee Central, ESS, Absence, External Code, TIM-7584, TIM-8794. , KBA , LOD-SF-EC-TIM , Time Off , Problem


SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central 1902 ; SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core 1902