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2595173 - Time Off Requests not Displayed Due to an Error in Time Records Workbench Tab


Error message below is shown when viewing/accessing time off requests on Time Records tab in Time Administration Workbench:

"Retrieving absence data was not successful. One of the following reasons might apply: Please review the permission settings (Manage Permission Roles, Metadata Framework) and make sure that Metadata Framework Read/Write Permission is set. Refreshing the odata cache could also help via Refresh Metadata Cache. Open Configure Object Definition and check Visibility of following property on Object Definition. It should be set at least to Read Only: cannot filter on not visible property: userId."

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  • SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central 2.0
  • SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central Time Off
  • People Profile (PP3)
  • Time Administration Workbench


SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central all versions


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