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SuccessFactors Compound Employee difference in queryMode delta versus periodDelta

Oct 03, 2017 at 07:04 AM


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Hi Folks,

Is there any difference between the Compound employee API using the queryMode as delta with a from and to date versus the queryMode as periodDelta with the from and to date?

Any clarification is appreciated.



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Biplab Das Oct 16, 2017 at 04:04 PM

Hi Jay,

Both should give you same result. But i guess idea is eventualy we have to use period delta.

In one of the SAP document i saw it was mentioned as "If you have already been using period-based delta transmission with queryMode value delta before b1608, you have to change the value to periodDelta in b1611 or b1702, or else the API will error out, once the transition phase is over."


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Thanks Biplab