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3211052 - The "Give a badge to.." feature in the search action/people search is not executing.


While searching for "Give a badge to.." in the search action/people search and then selecting a user it is not getting executed.

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SAP SuccessFactors People Profile

Reproducing the Issue

  1. In the homepage search for "Give a badge to..." and select an user for whom you want to grant the badge;
  2. After clicking on the user nothing happens, as it should display the list of badges which are available;

  3. This issue is happening when searching in homepage or people profile page, but when navigating to manage action search page and then search for "give a badge" option it is working correctly.


This is a known defect.


  • The fix is planned to be patched(PTCH-38838) tentatively scheduled for 13th July 2022(b2205p13) for Preview and 15th July 2022 for Production environments.
  • As a workaround, you can search for the user and hover over the name an quickcard will be displayed ->Then by clicking on action and give a badge user can grant a badge.


Badges, Give a badge, action search, people search, Grant a badge, WEF-28704, PTCH-38838, b2205, 1H 2022 , KBA , LOD-SF-EP-ADM , Roles & Permission / Directory search , Problem


SAP SuccessFactors HXM Suite 2205


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