An API call update the application of a Candidate changing his status in the pipeline.
The email templates defined under: Admin Centre > Applicant Status Configuration are not triggered.
SAP SuccessFactors Recruiting Management
Reproducing the Issue
Update the status of an application via ODATA upsert
At present the system is not designed to trigger the emails when the action is done via API call.
The emails are sent only if the action is done manually via User Interface.
We suggest to post an Enhancement Request on Community Portal if you wish to have this functionality implemented in future releases
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API. ODATA, Emails, Candidates, Application Status , KBA , LOD-SF-RCM-API , Webservices & APIs , Problem