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3343502 - Change Author Cancel issue in Story report


When users trying to change author for a Story report, even though we click on cancel Author gets changed.

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  • SuccessFactors HXM Suite
    • Analytics & Reporting (Ad Hoc, YouCalc, ORD)
      • Report Centre > People Analytics Stories 

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Login into Instance
  2. Reporting -> Select Story report -> Click on Change Author
  3. Try to change Author of a Story report and click on save.
  4. we see the pop window again for few seconds with Save button Disabled and cancel button still Enabled.
  5. Click on Cancel button, even though we click on cancel Author gets changed.


When we change Author and click on Save window still appears with Save Disabled and Cancel still Enabled, we need to wait till the Pop up disappears and get a message "The author name was changed successfully."


Change, Author, Story, Report, Cancel, Save , KBA , LOD-SF-ANA-RCT , Report Centre , LOD-SF-ANA-RCT-SAC , People Analytics Stories , Problem


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