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2680922 - Nominations Portlet: What happens when a user is set to Inactive


What happens to the user in Nominations portlet if you set them as Inactive in UDF / Manage Users?


 SuccessFactors Succession Management

Reproducing the Issue

1. Go to Nominations portlet in Employee Profile

2. Inactivate the user via Admin Center > Manage Users or via UDF Import

3. Go back nominations portlet and see that the user still exist in the portlet.


User will still appear in Nominations portlet even if you set them as Inactive. You need to run an adhoc report to see the inactive Nominees via Succession Domain and remove them as Successors via Import Successors.

Below, you'll see the testing made in the Demo environment where Janice Jones was made Inactive.

Inactive Users.PNG

Screenshot below from demo environment shows Janice still appears in Successor Portlet

Nominations Portlet.PNG

Screenshot below shows Janice still appears as Nominee for Alex's Position

Nominations Portlet 2.PNG

Unlike with Inactive Positions, it should disappear from the portlet: Reference KBA where there's this issue however it is fixed way back Q3 2016:

See Also

2105083 - Succession Management - How to Import Successors

2259401 - MDF Positions: Nomination of inactive position is still displayed in Nominations portlet


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