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2909760 - Employee Profile Link cannot be opened in a separate tab/window


The customer is currently on a Compensation form and made some changes to it and wishes to go to check the Profile of the employee before saving.

The customer wants to open another tab of the employee using the Employee profile link, but when he right click > "Open link in a new tab," it appears as blank on the newly opened tab.


SAP SuccessFactors Compensation

SAP SuccessFactors Variable Pay

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Compensation Tab and click on any Launched forms
  2. Made some changes on the form and you wish to check the Profile of the employee using the Employee profile link without closing the Compensation tab
  3. Right clicked on the link > Open Link in New Tab/New Window
  4. The newly opened tab appears just blank


  1. Simply click on the “Take Action” button inside the Employee Tab


  1. Right click on the Personal Information then “Open Link in new tab/Window”

  1. A New tab will open, and you should now be able to go the Employee Profile without needing to close the Compensation form tab.

See Also

2213057 - Compensation - Can we hide or remove the Open Profile link from the Worksheets?

2583713 - Employee Profile/People Profile Custom View Link in Compensation

2583659 - Employee Profile view not available to be configured as Custom View - Compensation Management

2583709 - Custom View link error “You are not authorized to view this data for the selected user.” - Compensation Management

2084775 - Profile - Compensation Management & Variable Pay


Employee Profile Link, Employee Profile Link Compensation, Profile Link cannot be opened in a separate tab/window, Compensation Profile link view in new tab  , KBA , LOD-SF-CMP-ADM , Admin Tools, Settings, Permissions , Problem


SAP SuccessFactors HXM Core 1911


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