SAP Knowledge Base Article - Public

2456859 - View History permission is given, but still history icon is missing in MDF based portlet (Payment information)

Symptom

The permission to View History icon was already given through Role Based Permissions but still this is not yet getting displayed in the Payment information portlet.

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Environment

  • Employee Central - MDF
  • Metadata Framework

Cause

  • Additional permission is needed for MDF based portlets.
  • NOTE: these symptoms and solution below might aswell affect other MDF portlets

Resolution

  • Read/Write permission on Metadata Framework needs to be given also.

RBP_Metadata_Framework.png

Once granted, the role permissions could look something like this:

permission granted.png

Keywords

MDF, View history permission, View history permission MDF, view history icon, view history, work order, benefits, payment information, access to non-secured objects , KBA , LOD-SF-EC-RBP , Roles & Permissions , LOD-SF-EC-GBF , Global Benefits , LOD-SF-EC-CWF , Contingent Workforce , LOD-SF-EC-PAY , Payment Information , LOD-SF-MDF , Meta Data Framework , How To

Product

SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core all versions