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3457935 - Background Elements portlet allows several entries to be marked as Primary and saved


Background Elements portlet (Eg:Education portlet) is allowing several entries to be marked as ‘Is Primary’ = yes, without any error messages or issues upon saving.


SAP SuccessFactors Employee Profile: Background Elements

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Enable field isPrimary under any background element in Manage Business Configuration tool.
  2. Go to respective background element and you can enter and save multiple entries with isPrimary as Yes. No error or any warnings shown by system.


Expected behavior.



INC7536529, Primary, isPrimary in background, background element, background, isPrimary, education, primary check. , KBA , LOD-SF-EP-BGD , Background Elements , Product Enhancement


SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core all versions