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2632214 - Please Enter Valid Settings for Feature Reside PII in Russia: Enable API Based Solution


After enabling the DRS API feature for Russian Data Privacy from provisioning, we are not able to import personal information for Russian employee’s data because we get an error message “Invalid request”

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SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core -Employee Central – Russian Data Residency Solution

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Turn on Reside PII in Russia in Provisioning
  2. Schedule Sync PII data job
  3. Once it has run, try to import personal data


The API Secret field needs a value to be filled in it

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See Handbook Implementing Russia Data Residency Solution Here

  1. When enabling this solution, you must also add a API secret. It can be anything you want
  2. We recommend to name it after the instance id


See Also

See Handbook Implementing Russia Data Residency Solution 


Russian Data Privacy, Unable to Import Personal Information, Reside PII in Russia, Russian Data Residency, Implementing Russia Data Residency Solution, Sync PII Data Job , KBA , LOD-SF-EC-PER , Person Information , Problem


SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core 1802