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2904999 - "Use Today's Date" not showing on Date fields - Recruiting Management

Symptom

The option "Use Today's Date" inside a date field is not showing for fields in Recruiting.

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Environment

SAP SuccessFactors Recruiting Management

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Create a new Date typed field on any recruiting template (Candidate Profile/Application/Job Requisition);
  2. Access the instance and click on the field to select a Date;
  3. Notice that the option to select today's date is not available:

Resolution

In Recruiting Management we don't have any sort of control over the fields that will or will not show the "Use toda's date" option on the date calendar. The fields from Recruiting standard or custom do not have the option to get the curent date.

You might find a couple of fields that have this option in Job Requisitions, like "Form Due Date" for example. This is because that field is inherited from the Form which is a Peformance Management tool.

Keywords

use, today, date, requisition, candidate, profile, application, calendar, button, not, showing, missing, add, way , KBA , LOD-SF-RCM-CAN , General Candidate Issues (not Offers, not Profiles) , LOD-SF-RCM-JOB , Job Postings & Requisitions , LOD-SF-RCM-APP , Applicants and Job Applications , Problem

Product

SAP SuccessFactors Recruiting all versions