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2704710 - How to Disable the Process Tab - ONB


  • Remove the Process tab from ONB dashboard
  • Customer doesn't want to initiate ONB manually 

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  • SAP SuccessFactors Onboarding

Reproducing the Issue

  • Onboarding users can manually start processes from the Onboarding Dashboard using the "Process" tab

As shown in the below screenshot:



  • If you want to hide the "Process" tab from certain users, do not grant those users permissions for the PHV steps

To hide the Process tab from all users:

  1. Navigate to Super Admin
  2. Click Processes
  3. Click Onboarding
  4. In the "Start Control" field, select the blank option from the dropdown list
  5. Click Update to save changes

See below screenshot as an example:


See Also

  • Section 14.24.1 - How to Hide the Process Tab in Implementation Guide


  • ONB Dashboard
  • Start Process
  • Super Admin 
  • Manual Process
  • ONB Process
  • ONB Dashboard
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