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2983639 - Permission Error When Adding a Pay Component Recurring - SuccessFactors Employee Central

Symptom

  • Error "The employee doesnt have permission for the action for the pay component" is received when adding a Pay Component Recurring.
  • Target user has recurring pay components for which the logon user has no permission.

Environment

  • SAP SuccessFactors HXM Suite
  • SAP SuccessFactors HXM Employee Central

Reproducing the Issue

  1. On a target employee with existing Pay Component Recurring where the logon user has no permission to, meaning it's not visible, attempt to add a new Pay Component Recurring.
  2. Select the pay component.
  3. No error received.
  4. Click Save.
  5. Error appears.

Cause

The error is occurring in this case because the employee has recurring pay components for which the logon user has no permissions (i.e, they cannot be seen at all) and these are being checked although they have not been changed.

Resolution

A fix was provided via a patch on b2011p2 (30-Oct-20)

Keywords

The employee doesnt have permission for the action for the pay component, paycomponent recurring, paycomponent, pay component recurring , KBA , LOD-SF-EC-CMP-REC , Recurring Payments , Bug Filed

Product

SAP SuccessFactors HXM Suite all versions