SAP Knowledge Base Article - Public

2778282 - Disable Directory Search for all users

Symptom

> How to disable the Directory Search for all users?

> Access Denied Error when navigating to the Directory Search.

"Image/data in this KBA is from SAP internal systems, sample data, or demo systems. Any resemblance to real data is purely coincidental."

Environment

Employee Profile - Directory Search

Resolution

  1. Navigate to Admin Center > Company System and Logo Settings.

  2. Check the option "Disable directory search for all users". 

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  3. Now when any user tries to go to the Directory Search they will see the below message and the search will not be available;

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Please Note: Disabling the Directory Search through this option will not have any effect on the People/Action Search

Keywords

Remove, disable, directory search, people search , KBA , LOD-SF-EP-ADM , Role based permission/ Directory search , Problem

Product

SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core 1902