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2795523 - You do not have permission to view this profile - Employee Profile


When an employee has no permission to access the live profile page, a warning message is displayed: "You do not have permission to view this profile".

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SAP SuccessFactors People Profile

Reproducing the Issue



It is likely there are permissions missing.


In user role search make sure employee has to:

  1. General User permission > Live Profile Access;
  2. Employee views > Any permission on this permission category.


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