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2792619 - Hire Date field while Hiring an Employee picks the date as per DC time

Symptom

HIRE DATE field during new hire auto picks the date as per Data Center time / Date and not as per users local time / Date

Environment

SuccessFactors Employee Central

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Add New Employee Screen
  2. Hire Date field on the initial screen displays the date as per the Data Center time 

Cause

Currently this is an expected behaviour.

Resolution

Hire Date field picks the date as per Data Centers time and not as per user's local timezone.

e.g.

Hiring Manager is based in India and customers instance Data Center is DC10 which is based in Australia.

  - In Above scenario, if Hiring manager who is based in India performs the Hiring at 8 PM IST on 1st May 2019, system will pick the HIRE DATE as 2nd May 2019 as per the                     Data Center Time

See Also

2732433 - RECENT_APPROVAL_DATE takes server time and not local time of the user

Keywords

ECT-62983, Hire Date, System Time, Server Time, DC time, Local Time, Timezone, User's timezone, Deafult Hire Date , KBA , LOD-SF-EC-HIR , New Hire/Rehire Wizards , Problem

Product

SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core 1902