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2942991 - Fuzzy Search results after enablement


When searching for personExternalId, the results comes on the top of the search but after enabling the "Fuzzy Search in People Search" feature, it is showing at the end of the search results.


  • SAP SuccessFactors HXM Suite
  • SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central


The search result display is ordered by matching score and the personExternalId has lower score percentage than other name fields. You will find your expected search result in the last of list.

See Also

2922917 - Enabling Fuzzy Search in People Search

Enabling Fuzzy Search in People Search


Fuzzy Search in People Search, personExternalId , KBA , LOD-SF-PLT-SRH , Search , Problem


SAP SuccessFactors HXM Core 2005