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2787911 - How to use Curly Brackets in an Onboarding Notification Without the System Thinking it's a Variable


You want to use Curly Brackets {} in the notifications In Onboarding without the system thinking it's a variable

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SAP SuccessFactors Onboarding


  1.  In Super Admin
  2. Processes
  3. Find the process you desire
  4. Click the first step of the process
  5. Assign Actions
  6. New Action
  7. Name: Set HRData Key
  8. Execution Type: On Start
  9. Add Parameters
  10. Key:                    Value
    CurleyBracket1      {
    CurleyBracket2       }
  11. Click Create
    Assign Action.png
  12. In Onboarding
  13. Notification
  14. Find your Notification
  15. Edit the e-mail Body
  16. Add {CurleyBracket1} Hello {CurleyBracket2}
    Onboarding Notification.png
  17. Click apply and Submit


Curly Brackets, {}, Variable, Notifications, Special Character. , KBA , LOD-SF-OBD-EML , Emails and Notifications , Problem


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