You have created a custom field for your time sheets and you have noticed that after creating and sending the time sheet to approval, the same field appears as blank in the workflow page.
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SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central (EC) - Time Sheet
Reproducing the Issue
- For any employee, create a time sheet request and make sure the custom field has value:
- After sending the Time Sheet to approval, see that the field is blanked in the Workflow page:
The object that is displayed in step 1 and 2 are not the same.
When you are requesting a time sheet (step 1) you are updating the object Employee Time Sheet Entry.
In the Workflow you are checking the Time Valuation Result which is a different object.
It won't be possible for the system to automatically identify and populate the custom field in Time Valuation Result so we don't support this type of actions.
2704209 - Time Sheet Details not Displayed in Workflow Details
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