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3354403 - 'Mass Data Management' tool keeps loading when a FO-FO association configured in "Position" object


Mass Data Management tool keeps loading when a FO-FO (Foundation object) association configured in Position object and page does not open the transactions

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  • SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central: Mass Data Management
  • SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central: Position
  • SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central: Foundation Objects
  • SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central: Association

Reproducing the Issue

1. Go to Configure Object Definitions.

2. Select object Position.

3. Please make FO-FO association, for example as is location-locationGroup association.

4. Also, make Visibility of both location and cust_locationGroup are set to be Editable.


5. Add this association in Corporate Data Model also.

4. Go to Mass Data Management tool.


6. Click on Create button.

7. Page keeps loading:



Product Gap/System limitation.


  • Creating a position under Mass Data Management tool when there is an FO-FO association configured in Position is not supported.
  • This is a product gap, and an enhancement request is needed.
  • To how open an enhancement request please check following article: 2090228 - How to Submit Enhancement Requests for SAP SuccessFactors Products.

See Also

2090228 - How to Submit Enhancement Requests for SAP SuccessFactors Products


mass data management, position, FO-FO, association, location, locationGroup, enhancement, system limitation, product gap, not loading , KBA , LOD-SF-EC-POS , Position Management , LOD-SF-EC , Employee Central , LOD-SF-EC-ADM , Admin Tools (EC Core only) , Product Enhancement


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