SAP Knowledge Base Article - Public

2891069 - How to add a picklist to a field under Manage Business Configuration

Symptom

You would like to create a custom field under manage business configuration and then set this field to use a picklist, for example the 'yesNo' picklist.

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Environment

SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central

Cause

There is a requirement to create a custom field and use a picklist to allow the employees to select a value, for example 'Yes' or 'No'

Resolution

  1. Go to 'Manage Business Configuration'
  2. Go to the section you would like to add the field, for example JobInfo
  3. Select an available custom-string field
  4. Define a label for the field
  5. Select the section where the field will be add
  6. Select Enabled as 'Yes'
  7. Go to the details section

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  8. Define the field '
  9. In the Picklist field select the required picklist, example yesNo

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  10. Once this is saved you will have to provide permission to the required employee/role.

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Keywords

Manage business configuration picklist field, Value of Attribute Picklist will be reset , KBA , LOD-SF-EC-BCI , Manage Business Configuration (BCUI) & Data Models (XML) , How To

Product

SAP SuccessFactors HXM Suite all versions