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2463527 - How to edit MDF Picklist

Symptom

  • How to edit MDF Picklist (Legacy Picklist)?
  • How to edit MDF Picklist (Picklist Center)?
  • What kind of permission are required? 

Environment

  • SAP SuccessFactors HCM Suite
  • SAP SuccessFactors Metadata Framework (MDF)

Resolution

How to edit MDF Picklist (Legacy Picklist)?

  1. Admin center > Configure Object definition;
  2. In the first dropdown menu, select "Picklist";
  3. From the second dropdown menu select the desired picklist to edit;
  4. Click Take Action > Make Correction to modify the picklist;
  5. Save changes.

NOTE: 

  • MDF picklists are effective-dated, therefore, it is possible to control the date from which the record takes effect;
  • Effective data for Picklist must be unique, inserting a new record on picklist with duplicate effective date will cause error "Record already available on this date. Choose another date"

How to edit MDF Picklist (Picklist Center)?

  1. Admin center > Picklist Center;
  2. In the dropdown menu select the desired picklist to edit;
  3. Click Take Action > Make Correction to modify the picklist;
  4. Save changes.

What kind of permission in RBP are required? 

Users must have the necessary permissions to create and/or edit MDF picklist. You can check the permission required in Setting Permissions MDF.

See Also

Guides with complete information:

Picklists in MDF - Legacy Picklist

Picklists - Picklist Center

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Product

SAP SuccessFactors HXM Suite all versions