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2804762 - No Selection Not Available for Non-Required Picklists - SAP SuccessFactors


If you edit an existing data with a non-required field, you can no longer select “No Selection”. Although the option is there, if you click it, it defaults to the previous value.


  • SAP SuccessFactors Employee Profile (EP) 

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Open the instance;
  2. Go to some data potlet; 
  3. Insert/select some data; 
  4. After this, select "No Selection";
  5. The system back the old value. 


  • Workaround: The workaround is to manually delete the data and No Selection will appear.
  • Fix the issue: Plan to fix the issue for release 1908.


no selection, cannot save, save, picklists, employee profile, LOD-SF-EP , KBA , LOD-SF-EP-PP3 , People Profile (PP3) , Bug Filed


SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core 1902 ; SAP SuccessFactors HCM Suite all versions