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2575893 - After Hide one Screen Element in Master Layout the End User Could add it Again via Personalization

Symptom

You have hid one field in the Master Layout, however end user could turn this field visible again via personalization.

Environment

SAP Hybris Cloud for Customer

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Logon with Administrator user.
  2. Go to screen you want to hide the field.
  3. Click on Adapt.
  4. Click on Edit Master Layout.
  5. Position the mouse over the field ABC (where ABC is the field you want to hide).
  6. In the floating menu click on the X icon to hide the field.
  7. Logon with end user account.
  8. Go to scrren you have hid the field.
  9. Click on Personalize
  10. Click on Start Personalization.
  11. Position the mouse over any field.
  12. In the floating menu click in the + icon to add the field.
  13. Select the field ABC that you have hidden previously.
  14. Click on Apply.

Cause

There are two ways to hide one element in the screen:

  • Hide Icon on floating menu (X - cross icon): This option allow end user to add one screen element via Personalization.
  • Property Change icon (spanner icon): This option don't allow end user add one screen element via Personalization.

 

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Resolution

You need to hide the field editing his properties:

  1. Logon with Administrator user.
  2. Go to screen you want to hide the field.
  3. Click on Adapt.
  4. Click on Edit Master Layout.
  5. Position the mouse over the field ABC.
  6. In the floating menu click on the Change Properties.
  7. Uncheck the visible box to hide the field.

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Keywords

Hide field ; Personalization ; Adapt , KBA , personalization , adapt , hide field , AP-RC-UIF-FLX , Page Layout & Key User Configuration , Problem

Product

SAP Cloud for Customer 1802 ; SAP Hybris Cloud for Customer 1711