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2975911 - Adding a hyperlink to Employee Profile in Report-Story


  • How to add a hyperlink to an employee's live profile or 'My Employee File' page in SuccessFactors BizX in Report-Story designer


SAP SuccessFactors HXM Suite
SAP SuccessFactors People Analytics


  1. After creating datasource query, in Story Designer add a Cross-tab type of Table

    2. Add the needed fields as Rows, e.g. User ID, Employment Status
    3. Right-click on the User ID cell or column in the table component
    4. Select Table Functions > Add > Hyperlink

    5. Select External as type of hyperlink and add the SuccessFactors Deeplink URL for live profile https://<SF URL>/sf/liveprofile?selecteduser=


6. After the equal sign in the link, select User ID from the IN USE dropdown to append the user id to the URL

7. Check the ‘Open in a new tab’ hyperlink option. Then click Done
8. You will see the “Navigate to External URL” link appear on top of the table. Click that and select “Show hyperlinks in Table”

9. Notice that the User IDs are now hyperlinked
10. Clicking on the User ID will open a new tab that leads to the My Employee File page or the particular user's Live Profile

See Also

Note: for the SAP SuccessFactors Deep links guide, see

Linking to Another Page, Story, or External URL


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SAP SuccessFactors HXM Core 2005 ; SAP SuccessFactors HXM Suite 2005


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