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2681804 - How to create tiles based on start date


How to create tiles based on start date?

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BEFORE: Previously, only users created via Onboarding can see the hire date-based tiles on the Home Page such as Tour and Custom Tiles. Users created with Employee Import or Add New Employee were not able to see these tiles.

AFTER: For b1905, all new hires are able to see these tiles on the Home Page as long as their hire dates match the criteria.


  • Please ensure that necessary adminstrative permissions are granted to access Manage Homepage.
  • Follow the steps provided on the Administrator Permissions for Homepage V3
  • The customer has to be entitled to use Onboarding Module.

How to configure this tile?

In Admin Center > Manage Home Page, select the custom tile and click to edit it. Then:

  1. Populate the sections General, Tile and Navigation
  2. In Assignments section, in "Active" select Based on Start Date
  3. Use the scroll bar in the bottom to determine the range.
    • You need to put a before hire date less than 1, to make sure the tile will be visible when reaching the hire date.

See Also

Administrator Guides:


Based on start date, Tile, Custom Tile, Home Page , KBA , LOD-SF-PLT-HOM , Home Page , Product Enhancement


SAP SuccessFactors HCM Suite 1905