2357252 - LMS - Specify the number of organization levels above the user's organization the user can search

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2357252 - LMS - Specify the number of organization levels above the user's organization the user can search

Symptom

This KBA article outlines to turn on ability for end user's user search to users within parent and sub-organizations

Environment

SAP SuccessFactors Learning  - all supported versions

Reproducing the Issue

  • Set configuration orgLevelsAboveUser to true/false

Resolution

  • Navigate to System Admin > Configuration > System Configuration > Search
  • Edit 'Search'
  • Find the property: 'orgLevelsAboveUser'

# This configuration is used to specify the number of organization levels above the user's organization the user can search when restrictUserPeerSearchbyOrg is enabled.
# Min Value: 0 /Max Value: 30 Default value: 0
# 0: search results returns only users associated to the user's organization or its sub-organizations
# > 0:search results returns users associated to user's parent organization <x levels above user's org> and its sub-organizations
orgLevelsAboveUser=0

Apply Changes once 'orgLevelsAboveUser' has been modified as per your requirement.

See Also

2357210 - LMS - Configuration setting to allow end user search to users within an organization tree

Keywords

parent, parent organization, suborganization, orgLevelsAboveUser, restrictUserPeerSearchByOrg , KBA , LOD-SF-LMS , SuccessFactors Learning , Problem

Product

SAP SuccessFactors Learning all versions