2653940 - Not use Manager Field when Employee Central is enabled

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2653940 - Not use Manager Field when Employee Central is enabled

Symptom

Employee Central is enabled but user does not want to use manager field.

Environment

SuccessFactors Employee Central

Reproducing the Issue

Customer wants to use the manager as a standard element even though Employee Central is enabled.

Cause

 When EC is enabled, EC is the controller for all Roles managed in the system (Manager, HR Manager, Custom Manager, etc).

Resolution

 You must not disable this manager field in EC Job Info and need to plan to manage all manager changes via Job Information and not the EP field for Manager.

Keywords

Manager Field Permission , KBA , LOD-SF-EC , Employee Central , Problem

Product

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 BIZX CORE 1808