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3475551 - Coaching Advisor - copy text function is not accepting the pasted entry under Create Development Goal


When creating a development goal, if a mandatory field has Coaching Advisor button, it is not accepting the pasted entry. Runs into an error.

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SAP SuccessFactors Career Development Planning

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Goals
  2. Choose Development Goal
  3. Under Career Development Plan - Create Goal
  4. Click on Create from scratch
  5. Click on Coaching Advisor button under a field where it's configured, like Measure of Success on the screenshot
  6. Choose any competency set and choose any text
  7. Click on Place text - "Text placed successfully to the comment box" - message appears
  8. Try to save the goal
  9. Error message pop up: Unable to save goal. - There is an error on field Measure of Success. This is a required field. 


This is a known issue.


The fix for this issue is planned to be deployed with the patch MS2405p4 which is June 11th in Preview and June 13th in Production.


After placing the text via Coaching Advisor, put a space after the text.

See Also


KI2405, SAP Success Factors Succession & Development, Coaching Advisor, error, text, placed, copied, save, competency, development goal, CDP-25786, PTCH-44144
, KBA , LOD-SF-CDP-ADM , Admin Tools, Permissions, Settings , LOD-SF-CDP-TMP , Template Management , Known Error


SAP SuccessFactors Succession & Development 2405


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