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OrgChart Help Guide

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Audience: Administrators


SAP SuccessFactors provides cloud-based software for human capital management.

SuccessFactors data can be imported directly into OrgChart. The following is a list of frequently asked questions pertaining to SuccessFactors's compatibility with OrgChart.


  1. Q: How do I set up my connection to SuccessFactors?

    A: Select the following link to set up a SuccessFactors connection.

  2. Q: Can I pull photos from SuccessFactors into my org charts?

    A: Yes. Reference the SuccessFactors Photo Configuration article for more information.

  3. Q: Can I limit the fields that an OrgChart administrator is able to pull from SuccessFactors?

    A: Yes. Consult your SuccessFactors System Administrator for more information. Permissions in SuccessFactors can be configured to limit which fields can be queried.

  4. Q: What fields can I pull from SuccessFactors?

    A: Almost any field associated with a user can be pulled from SuccessFactors. Fields from any table can be included in a query, as long as they are linked to the base resource table (typically the User Resource Table).

  5. Q: Can I merge data from a secondary source with SuccessFactors data?

    A: Yes. For example, you can include additional information from an Excel or CSV merge file.

  6. Q: Can I embed org charts (generated from SuccessFactors data) into my intranet?

    A: Yes. You can embed live charts in your intranet – these charts can be set to auto-sync with SuccessFactors. Set and forget.

  7. Q: Can I add open requisition from SuccessFactors into my org charts?

    A: Yes.

  8. Q: Can I filter which records are included in my org charts?

    A: Yes.

  9. Q: Do I need SuccessFactors Employee Central for this integration?

    Yes. If you do not have SuccessFactors Employee Central, you will need to work with your SuccessFactors Representative before initiating this integration.