You want to know the difference between active_external_suite and inactive_external_suite.
SAP SuccessFactors HXM Suite
- SAP SuccessFactors HXM Suite OData API
You can use the ExternalUser entity to query, create, and update users for onboarding in the system.
Onboarding users are external users who are not yet employees but still require access to SAP SuccessFactors HCM Suite.
External users are represented by status e (active_external_suite) and d (inactive_external_suite). You can use this entity to create single users. Bulk creation is not supported.
SAP SuccessFactors HXM Suite OData API: Reference Guide - https://help.sap.com/viewer/28bc3c8e3f214ab487ec51b1b8709adc/latest/en-US/5add4ed1a9be4cfbbff7a93366af8d59.html?q=active_external_suite
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