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Display images of Employee from toahr table

Hi all,

I want to display  employee photo in organization given his personnel number ,and i come to know that the table toahr contains details for this ,But i dont know how to get url for the image ,please help me to solve this problem

Avinash Dm

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    Sep 17, 2014 at 11:09 AM

    HI Avinash,

    You need to link the photos to infotype 0002.

    You can use this link for more details

    How to Upload Employee Photo in SAP HCM - ERP Human Capital Management - SCN Wiki

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