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2384421 - Additional values for Gender - Unknown, Undeclared and Others

Symptom

Employee Central provides the option to include additional gender values (Unknown, Undeclared and Others) along with male and female to meet various global requirements.

Environment

Employee central Upgrade center

Reproducing the Issue

In keeping with the context of culture and social norms, some organizations provide flexible and socially appropriate gender options. This can help enable employees to disclose or declare in an appropriate manner the gender of their choice.

In this enhancement via Upgrade Center, Employee Central provides the option to include additional gender values along with male and female to meet various global requirements.

1. Log into the the Instance and navigate to Admin Tools->Upgrade Center.

2. Search for the 3rd gender feature in optional upgrades and click on  it.
3. Click on the Upgrade now button.
4. Log out of the instance and log in again.

 

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Values of Gender field before upgrade:

 

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values changed/added to gender field after upgrade:

 

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As the values has been updated in the field, we can also check the upgrade status under "Completed Upgrades" section as below:

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If not required or upgraded mistakenly, you would have 30 days to 'undo' this change.

 

 

Keywords

additional gender values unknown undeclared others Gender new gender values , KBA , LOD-SF-EC , Employee Central , Problem

Product

SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core 1611