SAP Knowledge Base Article - Public

2573941 - Proxy Search not showing user full name


You would like to show the middle name and second last name under the "Proxy" feature as it appears in the Action Search box.


SuccessFactors Platform - Proxy

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to proxy search
  2. Look for a user
  3. You will see only three names associated to this user

Proxy Three Names.JPG

  1. Go to Action Search box
  2. Look for the same user again
  3. You will see four names associated to this user

Action Search.JPG


The name that is populated in the proxy search is pulled from the UDF - User Data File. The name that is populated in the Action Search box is pulled from Employee Central.


If you want to add more names in the proxy search function, you may add them in the UDF File by editing one of the columns of Middle Name or Last Name


See Also

2274066 - How to use Name Format functionality in Employee Central


proxy, action search, User Data File, UDF, name formatting, , KBA , LOD-SF-PLT-PRX , Proxy , Problem


SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core 1708