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2355178 - Create Permission for Position


Behavior of Create Permission for Position object.


Create Permission for Position object is special. By default, Create Position in the system allows to create any position irrespective of Target Criteria. There is the following switch for it in the object definition of the Position object and by default it is set to No.


The admin can change it to Yes according to the business requirement. The steps for this are listed below.

  1. Change the above mentioned flag value to Yes
  2. Create a Permission role with Position permissions View Current and View History and grant the role to all positoins as target criteria
  3. Create a new Permission role with permission Create and grant the role with position restriction. Include access to Position in the hierarchy below the Granted User's Position with All levels.


CREATE Respects Target Criteria Create  Position , KBA , LOD-SF-EC-POS , Position Management , LOD-SF-EC , Employee Central , Problem


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