2397303 - What are the valid characters for Username and UserId when adding a user profile in BizX?

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2397303 - What are the valid characters for Username and UserId when adding a user profile in BizX?

Symptom

Customer would like to know what characters can be used or are valid for for Username naming convention.

Environment

Successfactors Employee Profile/ Employee Central

Resolution

As per our confirmation with our engineering team which is documented in PLT-15010, the following valid or accepted characters  are  “a-z, -, _, ., @, !, ~, #, $, %,^, &, *, +, ?, |,', 0-9”.  
Currently, Successfactors  does not support other non-alphanumeric for username.

Keywords

Username, Characters, User Name, special characters, valid characters, valid special characters , KBA , LOD-SF-PLT , Foundational Capabilities & Tools , Problem

Product

SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core 1611