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2856060 - Field is not available in Display Options on Development Plan page


Field is missing in Display Option menu and Goals details, on Development Plan page.

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SAP SuccessFactors Career Development Plan

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Development Plan page;
  2. In the Display Option menu, a field is missing:


  1. Also, this field is not showing in the display of goals added to the plan:



The fields in the menu Display Options and in the goals details are controlled by the configuration of the fields in the plan layout section of the template.


For fields not showing in the goals details, first it is necessary to verify if the field is not disabled in the Display Options menu. For those fields not showing in the Goals details and in the Display Options menu, it is necessary to configure the field in the plan layout section of the Development Plan template.

To complete tasks in Provisioning, you would need to engage your Implementation Partner. However, if you are no longer working with an Implementation Partner, you can open a request with SAP Cloud Support via case.

For Partners & Support Only

In the Development Plan template, configure the missing field in the plan-layout section, as below example:

<column weight="5.0">
<field refid="start"/>

After the field is correctly added in the plan layout, it will start showing in Development Plan:


See Also

Career Development Planning: Implementation and Administration > Template Examples


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