SAP SF - Customize Welcome Portlet

How to Customize a Portlet in SuccessFactors?

A portlet is a configurable object on the SuccessFactors screen. Portlets provide resources, charting, or features for users to assist them with performance processes. To customize a portlet, follow the steps given below −

Step 1 − Go to SuccessFactors environment → Login and you can come to Welcome screen.

Welcome Screen

Step 2 − Click Toggle on the upper right hand side of the Welcome tile as shown below −

Welcome Tile

A new page Edit Custom Tile opens. There are two options −

  • Tile Settings
  • Configure Contents

Step 3 − Under Tile Setting, enter the tile name. Enter the name that describes the type of tile you are creating and this is not displayed to your users.

Step 4 − Under configure contents −

  • Enter Tile title − This is the title, a user will see at the top.

  • Description − This is the description, a user will see in their tile browser.

Edit Custom Tile

At the bottom, you have a preview option to see how the tile will look.

Configure Content

Step 5 − Once you click on Preview, Tile title will be displayed along with the description as shown in the following image. You can decide if you want to save this or make further changes.

Tile Title Display

Step 6 − To save the tile, click the save button at the bottom.

Tile Save Button