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2569133 - Application error on Home Page


Users and Admins Can't access Home Page as it raises an application error on Home Page with fingerprint cfba963ab5542c20c5deec32626488c187a22862;

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Reproducing the Issue

  1. Login to SuccessFactors
  2. See error on Home Page



The user does not have a valid Manager.


To solve this issue you have 2 options that are the below:

  • Update the user's manager to a valid active user;
  • Alternatively, the user's manager can be set to "NO_MANAGER" in the User Directory File.

To perform the solutions referred above follow the below steps:

  1. Export your user directory file from Admin Center -> Employee Export and check the MANAGER field for the user;
  2. It must contain a valid Manager ID (check for spelling mistakes or incorrect numbers), or NO_MANAGER.
  3. Update the user manager with either an active user (valid manager) or "NO_MANAGER" and save the file;
  4. Import the UDF update into the instance as referred on this KBA 2086718
  5. After that the affected user should be able to access the instance.


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