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2476269 - Data is saved before approving or rejecting the workflow

Symptom

A workflow is configured for Payment Information. However, data is being saved after triggering the workflow and it is not waiting for the workflow to be rejected or approved.

Environment

Employee Central: Payment Information

Employee Central: Workflow

Employee Central: Metadata Frameworks

Cause

Incorrect configuration in Object Definition of Payment Information.

Resolution

  • Change “Pending Data” for Payment Information object to “Yes” if you want the changes to take place only when the workflow is approved.
    PIV3.PNG
  • Note that at present Dynamic Roles are not supported for MDF objects. It’s mentioned in the MDF handbook in “Adding Workflows” section. Configure the workflow approver(s) accordingly.

Keywords

MDF Pending_data , KBA , LOD-SF-EC-PAY , Payment Information , LOD-SF-EC , Employee Central , LOD-SF-EC-WFL , Workflow & Trigger (Rules & XML) , LOD-SF-EC-MDF , MDF & EC2MDF Migration , Problem

Product

SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core 1611 ; SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core 1702 ; SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core 1705