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3368679 - How to hide Writing Assistant in a competency section - Performance Management and 360 Multi-rater


When multiple competency sections are added in a form, it is possible to control the visibility of Writing Assistant in each competency section.


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The attribute "hide-waca" in a competency section determines whether or not to hide the Writing Assistant for that particular section. This attribute is only applicable when Writing Assistant have both been enabled in the Company Settings and Form Template Settings. For details on how to enable Writing Assistant, please refer to the following Guide: Enabling Writing Assistant.

You can control the visibility of Writing Assistant in a competency section by setting hide-waca to "true" or "false":

  • hide-waca="true": hide Writing Assistant
  • hide-waca="false": show Writing Assistant

Note: in order to make changes in Provisioning, please contact your Implementation Partner. If you don't have a Partner, you can find for SAP Certified Partners via the SAP Partner Finder or, alternatively, speak with your Account Executive or Customer Engagement Executive about Professional Services options.

See Also


  • 2086614 - Writing Assistant & Coaching Advisor for Competencies & Behaviors - Performance Management
  • 2406649 - Writing Assistant button is not showing in the form - Performance Management

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