This method changes the status of an appraisal.
The following status transitions are possible:
From status -> To status
1 In preparation -> 2 In process
2 In process -> 3 Completed
3 Completed -> 2 In process
-> 4 Approved
-> 5 Rejected
5 Rejected -> 2 In process
You would use this method if, for example, you want to complete an appraisal once you have rated the appraisee.
In order to change the status of appraisals, you require authorization for the transactionAPPTAKEBACK.
The control parameters of the Appraisal
System determine whether the status of Completed (and Rejected) appraisals can be changed back to In process.
The methods that can be used for the business object Appraisal include:
Read AppraisalsChange Appraisals
Messages are returned in the parameter return. The parameterdocumentation shows the return codes and their meanings.
For more information on appraisals, refer to the R/3 Library (Human
Resources -> Personnel Management -> Personnel Development -> Appraisal Systems -> Appraisal Creation).