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2875445 - Picklists Are Being Displayed Alphabetically Despite the Configuration - Recruiting Management


Non-MDF picklists are being sorted alphabetically despite the switches "Sort Picklist Alphabetically" and "Sort Picklist Columns Based on Labels" are disable in Provisioning.


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Reproducing the Issue

  1. In Provisioning, under Company Settings, make sure that  "Sort Picklist Alphabetically" and "Sort Picklist Columns Based on Labels" are not enabled.
  2. Notice that the picklist options are being displayed alphabetically.


The topic has already been acknowledged by Software Engineering team and the cause is being investigated right now.


This article will be updated accordingly to Software Engineering team evaluations. For more information, please refer to the internal ticket RCM-72452.

See Also

2088629 - How to change the picklist order? - SuccessFactors Platform


RCM-72452; Picklist Issue; Picklist Order; Alphabetical Order Issue; Sort Picklist Alphabetically; Sort Picklist Columns Based on Label; , KBA , LOD-SF-RCM-ADM , Admin Center, RBP, Permissions and Settings , Problem


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