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2211816 - Second Manager Cycle Detected. Please try again.


  • System throws error while updating details of an employee under profile.
  • Second Manager Cycle Detected while updating user records via Employee import.
  • Import failed giving error second manager cycle detected.
  • Invalid Second Manager (Cycle detected)



  • SuccessFactors Cloud HCM
  • Employee Central


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


Manager cycle detected, Unable to update profile details, Employee import failed, Manager wrongly updated,  , KBA , LOD-SF-EC , Employee Central , Problem

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