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2515057 - Getting familiar with Report Center - Universal in Q4 2019

Symptom

  • Report Center simplifies the usage of SuccessFactors Reporting Tools by providing access to reports from one place.
  • It can be enabled via the Upgrade Center. Further details on Enabling Report Center from the Upgrade Center
  • With the Q3 2019 release, Report Center will be automatically enabled in all Preview Datacenters
  • In the Q4 2019 release, it will be automatically enabled in all Production Datacenters

Environment

SAP SuccessFactors HCM Suite

Resolution

Important Information: 

  • If you want to Enable the Report Center, be aware of the following:
    • Instances with the Report Center enabled will provide a different navigation pathway to reports for all users. 
      Check the Navigation after Upgrading to Report Center section of Report Center user guide. 
    • To ensure your users can still run reports the “Report Center” RBP permission will need to be given to the user’s role after the Report Center Upgrade is completed. Further details on Role-Based Permissions for Accessing and Managing Reports in Report Center.
    • NOTE for non EC Customers: The Enable Generic Objects — requires “Enable the Attachment Manager” feature has to be enabled in provisioning, to avail of report scheduling in Report Center. If you do not have access to partner provisioning reach out to Support. 
  • If you are not prepared for the navigation changes yet, you can disable Report Center (from Admin Tool > Reporting & Analytics > Manage Report Center). Further details on Disabling the Report Center.

Note: We recommend to turn the Report Center upgrade off in Production until fully tested in Preview.

With the Upgrade to the Report Center the following will occur:

See Also

Help Portal

  • Managing Report Center 
    The Managing Report Center guide provides information on how to Configure, Manage & use the Report Center and it’s functionalities from an Admin user perspective.
    Note: You can access the pdf version directly via this link Managing Report Center
  • Using Report Center
    The Using Report Center guide provides information on how to use the Report Center and it’s functionalities from an End user perspective.
    Note: You can access the pdf version directly via this link Using Report Center

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Product

SAP SuccessFactors HCM Suite all versions