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2691521 - How to Create a Rule to Raise an Error Message When Special Characters are Entered in a Field

Symptom

When using interfaces to transfer information from SuccessFactors for Payroll purposes, you encounter errors when special characters are entered in fields such as Address Information and Personal Information fields.
How can you create a Business Rule set to raise an Error Message when Special Characters such as ',''£' '$' '#' '%' etc. are entered in a field?

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Environment

  • Employee Central
  • Business Rules
  • Regular Expression
  • Address Information

Product

SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central 1611 ; SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central 1702 ; SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central 1705 ; SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central 1708 ; SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central 1711 ; SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central 1802 ; SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central 1805 ; SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central 1808 ; SUCCESSFACTORS EC 1811

Keywords

Special Characters, Special, Characters, Character, Address Information, Personal Information, Validate, Validation, Regular Expression, Business Rule, ,, !, ", £, $, %, ^, &, *, (, ), _, -, +, =, [, {, ], }, :, ;, @, ', #, ~, <, >, ., ?, /, ¬, Field , KBA , LOD-SF-EC-RUL , Business Rules & Event Derivation , Problem

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