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2707570 - Possibility to Add More Than 3 Custom Standard Fields in Profile Header


You want to add more than 3 custom standard fields in people profile header area.

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  • SAP SuccessFactors - Employee Central
  • SAP SuccessFactors - Employee Profile

Reproducing the Issue

  • Go to Admin Center
  •  Search for Configure People Profile
  •  Click on General Settings
  •  Click on Configure Header Fields under Header Settings
  •  There you can check the option for custom standard fields
  •  There are 3 custom fields can be added, but you want to add more

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Currently, It is not possible to add more than 3 custom fields into the People Profile Header fields in Employee Central.

However, we encourage you to submit an enhancement request to have this functionality considered within future development cycles – you can refer to: 2090228 - How to submit enhancement requests for SAP SuccessFactors products

FAQ - Additional Information

Q) Where can I get Guide?

A) Guide: Employee Profile  // Guide: Employee Central Master Guide

Q) Is it possible to Add or remove field?

A) Add or remove the fields in the header of People Profile to define which kind of basic employee information is displayed in the profile header.

See Also

  • 2374308 - Display Additional Fields in People Profile Header 
  • 2208147 - People Profile Configuration Tool - SuccessFactors Employee Profile
  • 2484665 - Header fields are missing in people profile
  • 2217015 - People Profile: Application error occurs and header does not display correctly
  • 2475220 - Header is not loading in People Profile


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