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2905869 - No Permission Error When Navigating to a Person Element Configuration in BCUI


  •  When navigating to a Person Element Configuration in BCUI, you encounter an error No data available or you do not have the necessary permission
  •  Example: Navigate to personalinfo_dependent

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  •  Success Facrors Employee Central

Reproducing the Issue

  • Navigate to personalinfo_dependent and encounter the error "No data available or you do not have the necessary permission" as per below screenshot.



  • This is caused by not granting permission for Person Element Configuration


  1. Navigate to Admin Center>Manage Permission Role> Select the Relevant Role
  2. In the Permisisons Section navigate to the Manage Business Configuration section
  3. Grant permisison in the Person Element Configuration section



No Permission Person Element Configuration, Personal Info Person Type Permssion, BCUI No Permisison, Manage Business Configuration Permisison , KBA , LOD-SF-EC-RBP , Roles & Permissions (EC Core only) , LOD-SF-EC-BCI , Manage Business Configuration (BCUI) & Data Models (XML) , Problem


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