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2957150 - Setting Up Visibility for Rated Skills - Error: Invalid subject user field externalCode - SuccessFactors Employee Profile


Setting up Rated Skills visibility role-based permissions using the Configure Object Definitions tool , getting the below error when configuring the field "RBP Subject User Field" to have the value "externalCode":

"Invalid subject user field externalCode of object definition RatedSkillMapping was found. The subject user field should come from an object definition that is not of from parent type."

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  • SAP SuccessFactors Employee Profile
  • SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central


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SuccessFactors, Object Definition, Rated Skills, RatedSkillMapping, RBP Subject User Field, externalCode , KBA , LOD-SF-CJ-JPB , Job Profile Builder , LOD-SF-EC , Employee Central , Problem

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