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2428976 - Add Successor link still appears without planning permission in position tile


  • Add Successor Link appears in Position Tile even though user does not have Succession Planning Permission.


  • SuccessFactors Succession

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Login to the instance and Navigate to Succession, Click on Position Tile.
  2. Click on Available position and we can see add Successor link available.



    3. Click on Add and Select the user and try to save, you will see below warning message.




  • This is known issue and there is an exisiting Enhancment request SCM-8584, but fix version is not know yet.



  • This is expected behavior as per design and there is an ehancement request to remove add Successor Link when user tries to nominate the user from Position tile.
  • Product Team is in process of Analysing the feasbility of fix and release version is not confirmed yet.
  • You may create an incident if you want to know the fix version for this enahancement.


KBA , LOD-SF-SCM-POS , Position Imports, Sync, Tiles etc. , Product Enhancement


SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core 1611