SAP Knowledge Base Article - Public

2614796 - PP3 - Character restriction for block description in Configure People Profile

Symptom

When trying to enter text greater than 4000 characters in the text box for the block description in Configure People Profile in PP3, there is a character limitation issue. The information saves but all of the text does not appear after saving.

Environment

SuccessFactors Employee Profile

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Configure People Profile
  2. Try to enter text greater than 4000 characters in the block description
  3. The data saves but only text up to 4000 characters is displayed after saving.

Cause

By default there is a limit of 4000 characters for this field in PP3.

Resolution

This is expected behaviour. Currently it is not possible to enter character description text of greater than 4000 characters. Currently this is considered an enhancement request. Please submit your enhancement request in the Customer Community https://launchpad.support.sap.com/#/notes/2090228

 

Keywords

PP3, Character Block Description, Text Box, Restriction, People Profile , KBA , LOD-SF-EP , Employee Profile , Problem

Product

SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core 1511 ; SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core 1602 ; SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core 1605 ; SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core 1608 ; SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core 1611 ; SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core 1702 ; SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core 1705 ; SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core 1708 ; SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core 1711 ; SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core 1802 ; SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core 1805 ; SuccessFactors HCM Core 1207 ; SuccessFactors HCM Core 1210 ; SuccessFactors HCM Core 1302 ; SuccessFactors HCM Core 1305 ; SuccessFactors HCM Core 1308 ; SuccessFactors HCM Core 1311 ; SuccessFactors HCM Core 1402 ; SuccessFactors HCM Core 1405 ; SuccessFactors HCM Core 1408 ; SuccessFactors HCM Core 1411 ; SuccessFactors HCM Core 1502 ; SuccessFactors HCM Core 1505 ; SuccessFactors HCM Core 1508