SAP Knowledge Base Article - Public

2884266 - Is it possible to null a field Date via Odata API upsert?

Symptom

The customer needs to empty a field defined as a Date removing the existing date stored in the database.

Environment

SAP SuccessFactors Recruiting Management

Reproducing the Issue

ODATA Upsert trying to send the value null to a date field

Cause

 Current design of the system

Resolution

This is currently not possible even if ODATA dictionary shows Nullable=True  for that field.

However our Product Managers are already aware of this and there is already an enhancement in the system to make this possible in future release.

Internal Reference: RCM-67452

Keywords

ODATA, Nullable, Null, Date , KBA , LOD-SF-RCM-APP , Applicants and Job Applications , Problem

Product

SAP SuccessFactors Recruiting all versions