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2522227 - Take rule for floating holidays-EC-TimeOff


Floating holiday time type can be applied only on the floating holidays created under holiday calendar with Holiday Class as 'None'.



Employee Central

Time Off


Updated Holiday Calendar with the floating holidays data and select Holiday Class = None.

In below screenshot 11th, 30th and 31st are Floating holidays with holiday class none.

For holiday class none, unlike full and half, we can apply leave on that day and it is not a public holiday.

Holiday cal.PNG

Our requirement is to apply only Floating Holiday time type on these none holiday class, else throw error.

We can use the below rule and add it to the time type for floating holiday under Take Rules:

Modified rule.PNG

Rule test 1:

Applying Floating leave on a floating holiday.

Result: No error message


Rule test 2:

Applying floating leave on any other day.


Error message displayed, restricting the employee to apply Floating leave on any other day.

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