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2802295 - System allow's copy position with inactive values - Employee Central


After the inactivation of a Department (for example) that is being used on a Position, the Position object record does not update removing the Department inactivated. Now when this position is copied the same value is on the copied position.

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  • SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central
  • Position Management

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Manage Data
  2. Inactivate a Department (for example):
  3. Look at the Position using this Department:
  4. Go to Position Org Chart and copy this position. The copied Position result's:


This is expected behavior, because you are copying an existing record which contains the Inactive Department and system will not perform such validations.


ECT-118374, System allow's copy position with inactive values, inactive object remains in copied position, inactive object stay appearing in position object , KBA , LOD-SF-EC-POS , Position Management , Problem


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