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2092557 - Add custom link(s) in Home Menu and Employee Profile for External and/or Internal application - Platform and Employee Profile


  • How to configure "Custom Navigation" feature in my BizX instance?
  • Enable Custom Navigation
  • How can I add/configure custom links (in addition to the standard links) in “Home” drop down menu?


  • SuccessFactors BizX Platform
  • SuccessFactors BizX Employee Profile


This article helps you enable and configure "Custom Navigation" in your respective BizX instances:

Step 1: Please create support incident with Cloud Product Support to enable "Configure Custom Navigation" feature at the back end.

Step 2: After this is complete, you need to follow the instructions below to configure Custom Navigation:


  1. Login to the Company via normal login. Make sure you login with a user with Admin Tools access.



  1. In new Admin Tools (One Admin) - Click on "Configure Custom Navigation" under "Company Settings" to add navigation links:




  1. In old Admin Tools - Click on "Configure Custom Navigation" under "Sytem Properties" to add navigation links:



  1. You will then be taken to the following Page:


  1. Enter the “Label”, enter ID (Ex: any number). Select an appropriate Link Type, enter the URL to the application page.  


Sample configuration:


  1. Select the "Menu Location" and click "Save":

a. "Top menu” - Will appear with the modules list.                



b. “Employee Profile - Jump To” - Will be listed under the “Jump to” links in ECT/EP.



c. “Employee Profile - Employee Records” - Will be listed under the “Employee Records” links in ECT/EP.


d.  “Person - Take Action” and "Person - Go To":



Permission details:

Any admin with access to "Company System and Logo Settings" will be able to access "Configure Custom Navigation" feature under Admin Tools.





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