SAP Knowledge Base Article - Public

2769684 - Is it possible to add attachment fields to background elements in the candidate profile?

Symptom

Currently the Employee Profile is configured with an attachment field in a background element.

When trying to configure it in the candidate profile, the following error is received: Attribute "type" must be declared for element type "data-field".

Is it possible to configure an attachment field in a background element in the candidate profile?

Environment

SAP SuccessFactors Recruiting Management

Reproducing the Issue

Try to configure an attachment field in a background element in the candidate profile.

Resolution

Background elements on the candidate profile use a field-name attribute, they do not use field-types. And there is no attachment section in field-name. Hence, it is not possible to add attachment fields on a background element in recruiting in the candidate profile.

Keywords

candidate profile, employee profile, background element, attachment field, Attribute "type", data-field
, KBA , LOD-SF-RCM-CAP , Candidate Profiles , Problem

Product

SAP SuccessFactors Recruiting all versions