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2279424 - Employee profile field should open as a new text box to display complete data

Symptom

How to open the employee profile field as a new text box to view the complete data in the field?

Environment

SuccessFactors:Employee profile

Reproducing the Issue

1. Login to the instance.

2. Click on edit option in the employee profile portlet to edit the portlet data.

3. For example in the below portlet the comments field does not display the complete data present in the field when we click on edit,

 

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Resolution

1. By configuring the employee profile field with the below configuration in the datamodel XML we can make the comments field open a new box to display all the data present in the field,

 

 

<data-field id="comments" field-name="vfld4" display-size="100" max-length="4000" max-file-size-KB="1000" text-area-enabled="true">
<label>Comments</label>
<label xml:lang="pt-PT"></label>
<label xml:lang="en-GB"></label>
<label xml:lang="en-US">Comments</label>
<label xml:lang="es-ES"></label>
<label xml:lang="en-DEBUG">Comments</label>
<label xml:lang="zh-CN"></label>
<label xml:lang="it-IT"></label>
<label xml:lang="fr-FR"></label>
</data-field>

 

2. When we click on field,it open as a new box as shown

 

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Keywords

Employee profile field should open as a new text box to display complete data , KBA , LOD-SF-SCM , Succession Management , Problem

Product

SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core 1511