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3238208 - Valid dates in SuccessFactors


When trying to insert 00/00/1958 as a date (MM/DD/YYYY) the system is not saving the date.  


SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to People Profile; 
  2. Edit the Date of Birth; 
  3. Try to change to "00/00/1958"
  4. The system will not respect this action. 


The system is not configured to understand days and months equal to 0, only valid months or days related to the Gregorian calendar. 

If you consider this is valid to your business, please open an Enhancement Request.


You need to use valid dates to save dates in SAP SuccessFactors. 


dates , date of birth , MM/DD/YYYY , valid , zero, zeros, field, not, saving,  , KBA , LOD-SF-PLT , Platform Foundational Capabilities , LOD-SF-EP-UI , People Profile UI (PP3 UI) , Product Enhancement


SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central all versions ; SAP SuccessFactors HCM suite all versions