When administators try to update an employee's information in the Employee History, he/she receives the following error: "Errors encountered, changes were not saved. Invalid assigner ID".
SuccessFactors Business Execution Suite - Compensation & Variable Pay
In the Data Model, the field 'vfld12' is being used for field that is not allowed. This field is reserved for Assigner ID, but Assigner ID is not configured in the Data Model, then the system throws such error message.
You can refer to the Confluence topic for further information: https://confluence.successfactors.com/pages/viewpage.action?title=VRP+FAQs&spaceKey=QA or even to the document 'VFLD1-15' attached in the KBA.
In the Data Model, the field using 'vfld12' must be changed to another ID (vfld1-15) that is not reserved and being used for any other field.
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