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3144743 - Names with Special Characters not showing in the search results for the User lists field of panel - Onboarding 1.0


When searching the whole name with special characters of a user on a user lists field on a panel the name will not show up in the search results.

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  • SuccessFactors Onboarding 1.0


The current behavior being experienced is working as expected on the current system.


If you think that this behavior should be change kindly raise an enhancement request instead 2090228 - How to Submit Ideas for SAP SuccessFactors Products

Below are workarounds that can be done to search for names with special characters:

  1. Type each character of the name instead of pasting the whole name to search
  2. Use the login Id/login name of the user to be searched


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