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3462441 - Which permission roles can be assigned to Target Population? - Employee Central


  • How can we easily know which permission roles supports Target Population?
  • Is it possible to restrict access to feature without the need of Target Population (Icon: Target needs to be defined.)?

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  • SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central
  • SAP SuccessFactors HCM


All the permission roles that can be assigned to Target Populations has the cross icon on the right of itself. The examples below illustrates the permissions that support (and need) Target Population to be defined.

  • Example for Manage Pay Scale:

  • Example for Manage Workflows:

Guide: Restricting Data Access of a Role with Target Population or Criteria.


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SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central all versions ; SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core all versions


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