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3194185 - Picklist not working after Preview Release - Recruiting Management 1H2022


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  • Cascading picklist are not working as expected after the recent Preview Release
  • Upon selecting the Parent Picklist ID, the Child Picklist ID is not showing the list (field is also greyed out and not selectable)
  • Affects mostly Background Elements in Candidate Profile and Offer Details.
  • Typehead feature is not working for picklist in background element data field for internal candidates.

    Here's how the template looks like:


SAP SuccessFactors Recruiting Management 

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Login to your Candidate Profile
  2. Scroll down to Education section
  3. Select a country under "Education Country" (Parent Picklist ID)
  4. Then, notice that the " Education State/Province" (Child Picklist ID) is greyed out and cannot select any values as shown in the sample below:


Engineering has corrected the issue. The patch was deployed on May 13, 2022. 

This KBA will be archived in 7 days.


cascading picklist, background element, cannot select dropdown, parent-child picklist, candidate profile picklist, INC1807804, KI2205, RCM-106724 , KBA , LOD-SF-RCM , Recruiting Management , Known Error


SAP SuccessFactors Recruiting all versions


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