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3480295 - Development Plan Add Skill Error: An application error occurred. code=NotAuthorized


When a user tries to add a skill to their development plan, they receive an error:

An application error occurred. Please try again later, or copy the below error information and send it to your support group if the issue keeps occurring.

errorMessage=Accesso negato


  • SAP SuccessFactors Career Development Planning
  • SAP SuccessFactors Talent Intelligence Hub

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Log in to SuccessFactors
  2. Select the Home dropdown > Goals
  3. Select the Development Goal tab
  4. Select a development plan
  5. Select the Create Goal button
  6. Select Create from Scratch
  7. Locate the Skills field and select +Add Skills
  8. Receive error


User does not have attribute permissions


The user will need the View, Edit, and Create permissions for attributes in order to add skills to their development plan. The permissions are within Using Talent Intelligence Hub - Permissions Required for Using Talent Intelligence Hub.

See Also


SAP, Success Factors, objectives, Development Plan, Error, NotAuthorized, not, permissions, creating, plans, cannot add, errors , KBA , LOD-SF-CDP-FAM , Competencies, Behaviors, Families and Roles , LOD-SF-TIH-POR , Capabilities Portfolio (Growth Portfolio) , LOD-SF-TIH-LIB , Attribute Library , LOD-SF-CDP-TMP , Template Management , LOD-SF-CDP-ADM , Admin Tools, Permissions, Settings , Problem


SAP SuccessFactors HCM suite all versions ; SAP SuccessFactors Succession & Development all versions