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2959949 - Person-ID-External for dependents is not visible in the dependents portlet


The field person-id-external has been enabled in personinfo_dependents i.e. for dependents biographical information, the field is enabled, yet it is not visible in dependents portlet.

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SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central: Dependents Management

Reproducing the Issue

  • Enable the field person-id-external in personinfo_dependents in Manage Business Configuration:

  • Navigate to the profile of any user and it is seen that the field is not appearing


Currently, the person-id-external field cannot be viewed in the dependents portlet for the dependent. Please raise an enhancement, if you would like to have this feature:


person-id-external, user-id, dependents, employee central, person-type, view, edit, enable, personinfo_dependents , KBA , LOD-SF-EC-DPD , Dependents Management , Problem


SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central all versions ; SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core all versions