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2697542 - Approver Step Assignment and Skip or Approver Replacement Logic


  • How does the system derive a Dynamic Role Assignment depending on which base object I use?
  • How does the system resolve a user for one of my step approvers?
  • When will the system skip a step approver in different scenarios?
  • What is the expected behavior for base objects with use of Dynamic Roles?
  • My Dynamic Role is populating the incorrect user as my approver step
  • My Role is populating the incorrect approver?



  • SAP SuccessFactors HCM Cloud
  • Employee Central - 1808 and newer


SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central all versions ; SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core all versions


SFSF, SFEC, Position, WFL, PosObj, Base Object, MDF, Assignment, approver behavior, Expected System Logic, Workflow Logic, skip logic , KBA , LOD-SF-EC-WFL , Workflow & Trigger (Rules & XML) , LOD-SF-EC , Employee Central , Problem

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