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2353681 - People Profile: Warning/Alert Message text aligns outside of message box


  • When setting up a custom warning message, the text within the warning appears outside of the message box area.
  • The issue only happens after enabling People Profile (PP3)


  • SAP SuccessFactors HCM Cloud - Release b1605
  • Employee Central

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Create a MessageDefinition with at least 400 characters
  2. Create a Rule to trigger the MessageDefinition in the new People Profile portal
  3. The text within the MessageDefinition will display outside of the message box


  • The issue was raised to Engineering as a defect and will be fixed in a future release


  • Engineering has completed the fix for this issue and has added it to the b1611 release
  • The warning/alert message created in the MessageDefinition will be within the parameters of the message box
  • The issue can be tracked internally under JIRA CRF-12694
  • Link to SuccessFactors Release Notes:


EC, PP3, MessageDefinition, Alert , KBA , LOD-SF-EC , Employee Central , Problem


SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core 1602