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2269671 - Browser catalog functionality


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Admin wished to use browser functionality.


SAP SuccessFactors Learning Management System (LMS) - All Supported Versions since b1511


If you want to enable this functionality:

  1. Navigate to System Admin
  2. Go to Configuration tab
  3. Go to System Configuration
  4. Go to LMS_Admin and set up the following:

#This configuration enables the user to launch the catalog browse page rather than the catalog search results page when clicking Browse All Courses from the Find Learning tile

#Default configuration is false, which launches the catalog search results page with a blank keyword search, and the user can filter from there

#Configuration options: true or false



When a user set up configuration settings to enable new browser functionality, he can use it by clicking on browse courses link:


There are 2 options Browse by topics or Catalog link that is clickable only when any topic chosen.


To be able to see courses that your user has access to in "browse by topics" option, Subject areas have to be assigned to items on admin side:

  1. Got to the Admin side,
  2. Go to the Item,
  3. Add Subject Areas.


Catalog link can show No data information when customer does not set up the following settings in specific item or curricula record on admin side:

  1. Go to the Admin side,
  2. Go to the Item,
  3. Click Catalog tab,
  4. Select flag option,
  5. Select Until date for showing data in catalog search.



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