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3486547 - Latest Applicant Workbench - Child picklist value gets removed by onChange business rule - Recruiting Management


  • Child picklist value gets removed by onChange business rule.
  • Error: Please enter a valid value


SAP SuccessFactors Recruiting Management

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Create a business rule to set field value based on the values of cascading parent-child picklist fields.
  2. In Manage Rules in Recruiting, link the onChange business rule to the child picklist field.
  3. In the Latest Applicant Workbench, select a value in the Parent picklist field and the Child picklist field.
  4. The onChange rule is triggered to set field value.
  5. The Child picklist field is changed to No Selection and the dropdown list is not showing picklist values any more. An error is displayed "Please enter a valid value"


The fix for this issue is planned to be deployed with the Micro-Service patch [M2407p1].

  • Preview deployment: 16-Jul-2024
  • Prod and sales DC's deployment: 18-Jul-2024

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Use the Legacy Applicant Workbench.

See Also


RCM, UXR, Latest, Job Application, Workbench, Candidate, Picklist, Cascading, Parent, Child, Business rule, delete, remove, disappear, RCM-129378 , KBA , LOD-SF-RCM-APP , Applicants and Job Applications , Bug Filed


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