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2459592 - How to add additional columns in Candidate Search result list


You want to add additional columns in Candidate Search result list to see more information of the candidate.



SuccessFactors Recuriting Management


You can use any standard, custom field or background element field as a display option. If you use a custom field, it must be made reportable in Provisioning and successfully synchronized; otherwise the display option content appears blank.

  1. Go to Provisioning -> Candidate Profile Template:

  2. Make sure you insert the additional column under <search-display-options-config> section in the Candidate Profile Template:

    For example:


    <column field-ref="resume" bge-ref="none" select-by-default="false" gridOrder="3">


    Additional information:
    field-ref: is the field-id which you want to add
    bge-ref: if the added field is a background element, then you should insert the background-element id otherwise set to “none”
    select-by-default: This can be set to true or false. If true, the end user conducting a search will not need to click the display options gear to add the data to their search results.
    gridOrder: The grid-order attribute determines the order of the fields in the search results table.

  3. Now in BizX you can enable the additional column:
    Click Display Options and select the new column which you want to add


  4. You will see the new column in the candidate search results



Candidate Search, Display Options, additional columns, Candidate Profile,  , KBA , LOD-SF-RCM-CAN , General Candidate Issues (not Offers, not Profiles) , How To


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