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2790414 - Position Workflow not triggered when using "Initiator Position" as a Position Relationship


  • Under the Workflow Participant types, Position Relationship can be used to route Workflow requests to participants under selected position hierarchy.
  • In the workflow configured set to trigger upon a Position Object, when using "Approver Type=Position Relationship" and "Relationship to Approver=Initiator Position", no Workflow gets triggered.

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  • SAP SuccessFactors HCM Suite- All Versions
  • SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central - All Versions


SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central all versions ; SAP SuccessFactors HXM Suite all versions


SF, EC, Success factors, Employee Central, Position Approval,ECT-115455 , KBA , LOD-SF-EC-WFL , Workflows - Configuration, Tools, Objects & Rules , LOD-SF-EC-POS , Position Management , Product Enhancement

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