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2988475 - Error message occurred when changing hire Date Via Hire Date Correction in 2H 2020

Symptom

 Error message occurred when changing hire Date Via Hire Date Correction in B2011 Preview instance:

This record was not saved because there were errors in other records for XXXXXX.

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Environment

SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central - Hire Date Correction

Reproducing the Issue

  • Go to manage data
  • Hire date correction
  • Select Employee: 
  • Select Current hire date:
  • Select New hire date: 
  • Save
  • Error

Result:
This record was not saved because there were errors in other records for XXXXXX."

Cause

This is a known 2H 2020 Release issues

This error is caused by a code issue which can not validate the country/region relationship for a cascading picklist with parent picklist field country-of-company

Resolution


The patch fix to resolve this issue has been confirmed to be applied on 17th Nov 2020.

Workaround: 

Option 1:

Manually change the hire date and update relevant effective dated HRIS Elements

Option 2: 

1. Disable the impacted child picklist field of country-of-company for example "Employee Group" field in BCUI.

2. Execute the Hire Date Correction.

3. Enable again the field in BCUI.

See Also

Employee Central Support Engineer Team Action:

  1. Please refer to Internal Meno 

Keywords

ECT-153886, ECT-127958, countryOfCompany, transient, Hire Date Correction, INC0106477, Picklist, ECT_service_layer_VALIDATE_CASCADING_PICKLIST_INVALID_OPTIONID, Value is null or empty for parent field Country for child field Work Contract and child field optionID is, B2011 , KBA , LOD-SF-EC-HIR-HDC , Hire Date Correction Tool , LOD-SF-EC , Employee Central , Known Error

Product

SAP SuccessFactors HXM Core 2011