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2462689 - No employee Name show in To Do list if the workflow is triggered by MDF


In To Do list, no employee name is showed on the message triggered by workflow based on MDF. But Employee Name will be showed on the message triggered by standard field workflow.

Reproducing the Issue

  • Create a MDF object
  • Setup rule and workflow based on the MDF object
  • Trigger the workflow to see the Message in To do List


As of now it is a Product limitation . The roadmap of the fix is B1705 release.

As a workaround you can use externalName field to save user's name it will help you to resolve your issue.



See Also



KBA , LOD-SF-EC-MDF , MDF & EC2MDF Migration , LOD-SF-EC , Employee Central , Product Enhancement


SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core 1702