2167626 - Formal Middle Name Field missing in OData API entity PerPersonRelationship

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2167626 - Formal Middle Name Field missing in OData API entity PerPersonRelationship

Symptom

Field: Formal Middle Name

The above field is missing in the ODATA API Entity "PerPersonRelationship"

 

What is this field?
This field contains the Middle Name of the respective dependent/family member of an employee.

 

On the Employee Central Successfactors UI:

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All fields, except "Formal Middle Name" is not visible under the ODATA API Entity "PerPersonRelationship" in the OData API Data Dictionary

Resolution

Middle Name is not exposed as a property in "PerPersonRelationship" entity.

However, this can be fetched using navigation and expand  to an entity "relPersonalNav" as shown below:

PerPersonRelationship?$expand=relPersonalNav&$select=relPersonalNav/middleName

 

Keywords

KBA , LOD-SF-INT , SF Integrations - EC Payroll, Boomi/ HCI, API , Problem

Product

SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core all versions