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2960782 - People Analytics -Implementing Standard Report-Story Templates


  • How to implement People Analytics Standard Report-Story Templates
  • How to validate imported Report Story Templates
  • How to update Report Center listing if reports are not showing up after Report-Story template was imported


  • SAP SuccessFactors HXM Core
  • SAP SucessFactors People Analytics


The information here is from the Customer  Community page.  Please refer to the following Community Link for the Templates download and Guides

Using Report Stories in People Analytics Templates

Getting Started with Report Story Templates

 1. Ensure Your Instance(s) Has Completed Required Prerequisites
It’s important to note that while all Preview datacenters and most Production datacenters have been upgraded, meaning Admin Center can be used to activate Report Stories in People Analytics, there are a few steps that you’ll need to complete. Learn more.

 2. Evaluate Template Use Cases
Learn about and prioritize the templates that can help your company today by reviewing this helpful document.

 3. Download Applicable Templates, Review Supporting Context, and Import Templates Into Report Story (go to the community link above for the download links)
After learning about each template’s use cases by reviewing the resources noted in the previous step, within the table below, click each applicable hyperlink to download a zip folder with a .ACN file, which you will import into Report Stories, and a PDF with helpful visuals and technical context regarding how the template was configured.

To import the .ACN file within Report Center, please review this guidance.

 QUICK TIP: If the imported report does not show in Report Center, please execute a "Sync Report Center Search" job to refresh the Report Center listings.  Details available in KBA 2353719.

4. Review "Quick Fix for Imported Stories" guide if any issues occur with the Imported Templates

Quick Fix Guide for Imported Stories August 2020.pdf

This document contains steps to modify an imported Template Content story to successful run with your configuration.  It offers simple steps to resolve some common issues that you might encounter with the template Stories you import.

There's also a Technical Document available with the Story’s zip file download.

See Also

Using Report Stories in People Analytics Templates


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Quick Fix Guide for Imported Stories August 2020.pdf