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2402891 - Error Message: "[COE0020]Permission execmanager_read_events_sys_admin is required" , Error Code:"COE_GENERAL_FORBIDDEN Status: Forbidden Status Code: 403" - Integration Center


You are new in the Integration Center and you are trying to create/edit/run integrations, but every time the system show the following error message:

[COE0020]Permission execmanager_read_events_sys_admin is required
Status: Forbidden
Status Code: 403


EMMonitoredProcess, IntegrationProcessDefinition, IntegrationProcessVLTable, IntegrationProcessOutputFields, IntegrationProcessConnectionOperation, IntegrationProcessDefinitionVersions, IntegrationProcessConnection, IntegrationProcessSortCriteria, IntegrationProcessFileOptions, IntegrationProcessFilterCriteria, IntegrationProcessVLTableItem, IntegrationProcessKnownHostKeys


  • SuccessFactors Employee Central HCM suite
  • Integration Center

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Access your Admin Center;
  2. Access Integration Center;
  3. Try to create/edit one integration.
  4. Get the error message;


Missing RBP (permissions in your user/group)


Please check our Integration Center handbook, topic 3 "Role-based Permissions for Integration Center".

You'll be able to see the permissions that the users need to have to avoid the error "COE_GENERAL_FORBIDDEN Status: Forbidden Status Code: 403".

Include these permissions for your SF user/group and the issue will be solved.

To be easier to identify the permissions for Integration center, kindly find below too:

Mandatory permissions:

  • Manage Integration Tools > Allow Admin to Access OData API through Basic Authentication
  • Admin Center Permissions > Read Execution Manager Events
  • Admin Center Permissions > Read Execution Manager Event Payload or Event Report
  • Metadata Framework > Admin access to MDF OData API
  • Manage Integration Tools > Access to Integration Center


  • Intelligent Service Tools > Event Center
  • Manage Integration Tools > Allow users to execute "Application/UI" or "Event-based" Integrations
  • Manage Integration Tools > Read Security Center artifacts using API


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