SAP Knowledge Base Article - Public

2744633 - Attachment field is not reportable in few of the objects in advanced reporting?

Symptom

  • Attachment field is not showing up in advanced reporting
  • Descripancy in reportability of attachment field in advanced reporting appearing for some objects and not for others
  • Attachment field is configured in exact manner and correctly still doesn't appear in reporting.

Environment

  • SAP SuccessFactors Reporting
  • Reporting and Analytics
  • Advanced Reporting

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Login to the instance
  2. Go to Advanced Reporting
  3. Notice Attachment field is not appearing up for Portlets like Payment Information, Dependents, Employee Address, Formal education whereas appear up for Personal Information, Job Information.

Cause

The reason the field doesnot appear for few portlets is globalization configuration at view level in backend.

Resolution

This is an expected behaviour as of 1808 release the availability of attachment field in advanced reporting has been made available only for certain portlets listed below:

  • Work Permit Information
  • Work Eligibility Information
  • Job Information
  • Visa Information
  • Citizinship Information
  • Employee Status and
  • Personal Information

Any other objects other than this doesnot have this capability as of yet.

Keywords

Attachment field reportability, Attachment field not available in advanced reporting partially. , KBA , LOD-SF-ANA-ADV , Advanced Reporting (ODS) , LOD-SF-ANA , Analytics & Reporting (Ad Hoc, YouCalc, ORD) , Product Enhancement

Product

SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core 1811