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2445444 - External Candidate cannot accept Data Privacy statement while creating candidate profile


When an external candidate tries to accept the data privacy statement while creating a new candidate profile in the career site, an application error is received.

Reproducing the Issue

1. In the external career site, create a new account for a new candidate.

2. Click on the link "Read and Accept the data privacy statement"

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3. An application error is received.

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This error comes up because there is no Data Privacy statement set up for an external candidate in Admin Center >> Data Privacy Statement.


1. Go to Admin Center >> Data Privacy Statement

2. Create a new statement.

3. In the General Settings tab, enter the statement Name and Type as 'Recruiting External'. This statement displays before an external candidate can create a candidate profile. The candidate must accept the statement to proceed.

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3. Enter the statement message in the Statement Message tab.

4. Save and publish.


KBA , LOD-SF-RCM-CAN , General Candidate Issues (not Offers, not Profiles) , Problem


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