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3069440 - Balance as of TODAY field shows 0 for Time Off Workflow Approvers


When an employee requests for an absence and the request goes through an approval process, the field "Balance as of TODAY" displays ZERO value


SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central Time Off

Reproducing the Issue

  1. As of today, the user already has some existing accrual balance of suppose 50 hours
  2. Login as the employee and request an absence for suppose 8 hours. The Workflow is configured for the Time Type
  3. The Approver receives the request for approval but this approver see the Balance as of TODAY value as 0 (Zero)


Issue appears due to Missing Permission


The Approver should have access to Employee Time VIEW permission for the Time Off Requester. Make sure the Permission Role which grants permission to the Requesters data for Approver provides access to Employee Time Object VIEW permissions.


Time Off, Workflow, Balance as of, Today, Approver, Leave, Balance , KBA , LOD-SF-EC-TIM-WAN , Workflows - Alerts - Notifications , Problem


SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central 2105 ; SAP SuccessFactors HXM Core 2105