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2994835 - Request New Absence button name changed after 2H2020 release


The "Request New Absence" can no longer be found in Time Off after the 2H2020 release.

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  • SAP SuccessFactors HXM Suite
  • Employee Central Time-Off


The "Request New Absence" is now named as "Create Absence", since the 2H2020 release.

It is possible to rename this label using the Manage Languages feature, assigning the desired name in the key "TIMEANDLABOR_WORKBENCH_LABEL_NEW_ABSENCE".

See Also

2576546 - Using the Manage Language Feature to Change Labels in SuccessFactors

2790295 - How to relabel the Time off Links / Text on People Profile?


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SAP SuccessFactors HXM Suite 2011