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2438940 - Pay Component is already used. Changing is not allowed.


  • Error when trying to change a Pay Component.
  • When editing a Pay Component the following message is seen: Pay Component is already used. Changing is not allowed

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  • SAP SuccessFactors HCM Cloud
  • Employee Central


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


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