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3247297 - Cannot Uodate Job Application Snapshot Backgroun Element via OData API - Recruiting Management

Symptom

When trying to update one of the Snapshot Background Elements from the Job Application, such as JobApplicationSnapshot_OutsideWorkExperience and JobApplicationSnapshot_Education, the system returns an error saying the entity is not editable. For example: Entity JobApplicationSnapshot_OutsideWorkExperience is not editable. Please check the entity setting in Admin Center > OData API Data Dictionary or the entity metadata.

Environment

SAP SuccessFactors Recruiting Management

Cause

This is an expected behavior as per the OData API Guide: JobApplicationSnapshot_Education & JobApplicationSnapshot_OutsideWorkExperience. Snapshot Background Elements only support query operations.

Resolution

If you wish to have these entities attributes changed, we suggest you referring your scenario and business in the Influence Portal where our Product Management team will be analyzing your case and if successfully voted and approved, can be implemented in further product releases. Please refer to the following article for any additional information - 2090228 - How to Submit Ideas for SAP SuccessFactors Products.

Keywords

is, not, editable, change, modify, update, background, element, job, application
, KBA , LOD-SF-RCM , Recruiting Management , Problem

Product

SAP SuccessFactors Recruiting all versions