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2694506 - Custom field not visible in ODATA API Data Dictionary but the same field visible in SFAPI Data Dictionary

Symptom

You have created a Custom field (For Eg: "SAP Personnel") which is configured as 'hidden' in Succession Data Model. This custom field is available in SFAPI Data Dictionary but not available in OData Api Data Dictionary.

Environment

SuccessFactors

Cause

Currently ODATA API won't display hidden fields, it is expected behavior.

Resolution

  • If the custom field set to "hidden' in Succession Data model. SFAPI supports to show the fields in SFAPI Data Dictionary.
  • But OData Api does not display the fields in OData API Dictionary and does not return the hidden fields.

Keywords

Field not visible in OData API, OData API Data Dictionary, custom field missing in OData API Data Dictionary , KBA , LOD-SF-INT-ODATA , OData API Framework , LOD-SF-INT , Integrations , LOD-SF-INT-API , API & Adhoc API Framework , Problem

Product

SAP SuccessFactors HXM Core all versions