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3197606 - OKtoRehire field is resetting while selecting Transfer Direct Reporters or Transfer of Job Relationship


There is an onChange business rule on termination date field to default the OktoRehire field to Yes. 

While selecting the options in Transfer of Direct reports or Transfer of Job Relationship in the termination UI, the field is resetting to "No". 


SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central 

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Open the profile of a Manager/HR Manager
  2. Take action>Termination
  3. Enter a termination date you will see that the Ok To Rehire field sets to Yes based on the OnChnage rule. 
  4. Once the transfer of direct reports UI shows up at the bottom of the screen, select the options in "Transfer Direct Reports" or "Transfer Job Relationships" and see the OkToRehire field reverts back to No


This is currently a system limitation.


  • Engineering team has taken it up as an enhancement( Enhancement No: ECT-100142)
  • It is currently planned for 1H 2023 release but not yet confirmed.
  • Please reach out to your CSM/CEE to further track the enhancement ECT-100142
  • As a workaround, you can configure the business rule as OnSave to set the value. 


ECT-100142, OKtoRehire , KBA , LOD-SF-EC-TER , Termination Details , Product Enhancement


SAP SuccessFactors HXM Core 2111