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3152787 - [Onboarding] Employee or Hiring Manager is unable to Sign the complaince form


  • The employee or the Hiring Manager is not able to Sign the compliance form. When the user clicks on 'Click to sign' button nothing happens
  • The forms are not signed
  • The Submit All button is still greyed out


SAP SuccessFactors Onboarding

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Proxy as the employee or Hiring Manager
  2. Click on the Complete E-Signature for compliance tile 
  3. Once the page loads click on 'Click to sign' button
  4. Nothing happens
  5. The forms are not signed


Configuration issue.

  • There is a missing permission for the candidate or the Hiring Manager.
  • 'Access to non-secured objects' permission is not granted.


Please grant permission to Metadata Framework > Access to non-secured objects to the candidate or the Hiring Manager role  who is facing the issue.


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