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2842504 - How To activate Cost Center In Employee Time Sheet?


  • How to add/activate the field "Cost center" on the Timesheet UI?
  • What associations need to be checked while adding the Cost center field to the Time-sheet UI?

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SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central - Time Sheet

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Navigate to an Employee's Time sheet
  2. The expectation is to have a field : Cost center to select for Time recording Entries.

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Navigate to Admin Centre/Tools -> Configure object definitions, ensure that the configuration is as follows :

  • The visibility for the field : costCenter on the object : EmployeeTimeSheetEntry needs to be set to Editable.
  • The visibility for the Association : employeeTimeSheetEntry on the Object : EmployeeTimeSheet needs to be set to Editable.

See Also

Implementing Employee Central Time Sheet


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