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3369829 - Mandatory fields are highlighted in red when they are empty before saving the job requisition page


Text and date fields are highlighted in red when they are empty even before save/edit the Job Requisition detail page.

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SAP SuccessFactors Recruiting Management

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Navigate to Recruiting
  2. Open any Job Requisition
  3. Check empty fields are highlighted in red before save/edit the Job Requisition detail page


This is a known limitation


The Job requisition page currently has a known limitation when validating some empty fields, the validation happens before saving the form. 

Our engineering and product teams are aware of this limitation and they are working to enhance the whole page and provide a better user experience. We do not have a target date to release the changes, if you want to follow up on this topic, you can provide the code RCM-124571 to any of your account representatives to check the current status of this internal task. 

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See Also

2684152 - Job Requisition - Not all mandatory fields are highlighted in red when they are empty. (


Mandatory field, data type, text type, job requisition , KBA , LOD-SF-RCM-JOB , Job Postings & Requisitions , Product Enhancement


SAP SuccessFactors Recruiting all versions