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2861541 - Hide Country Flags from National ID & Biographical Information Portlets


  • Requirement is to hide/stop all or a particular Country flag from displaying in the National ID and Biographical Portlet.
  • This is already achievable for Global Information via the Country Specific Data Model XML

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SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to employee's National ID information and Biographical Information portlets
  2. The flag is showing next to their information

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With the b2005 release, it is possible to hide country flag from Employee Central and Employee Profile UI

  1. Go to Company System and Logo Settings
  2. Check box labeled "Hide Country Flag from UI (Employee Central and Employee Profile)"
  3. Save settings using "Save Company System Setting" button
  4. Go to Employee Profile and notice the flags are gone from National ID and Biographical Information portlets


  • Enabling this option removes flags from all parts of the UI. This includes the Global Information portlet, National ID portlet, and Biographical Information portlet
  • Flags cannot be disabled for only (National ID Information or Biographical Information)

See Also

For assistance implementing this requirement only for Global Information via Country Specific Datal Model XML please see KB article 2422899


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