What's new or changed in Dynamics 365 for Talent (September 17, 2019)

This topic describes features that are either new or changed in Dynamics 365 for Talent.

Changes in Attract

This release includes minor bug fixes for Dynamics 365 Talent: Attract.

Changes in Onboard

This release includes minor bug fixes for Dynamics 365 Talent: Onboard.

Changes in Core HR

Changes described in this section apply to build number 8.1.2492. The numbers in parentheses in some headings refer to support numbers in Microsoft Dynamics Lifecycle Services (LCS).

You can enable preview features in Sandbox and Trial environments

When you provision a new instance of Talent, you can specify whether the instance type is Production or Sandbox. Instances of the Sandbox type allow for early trial of new features. If you want one of your existing instances to be updated to the Sandbox instance type, contact Support to initiate the change request.

For more information about how changes are published, see Provision Talent.

Human Resources staff can't see performance review details once assigned to them by workflow (370308)

With this week's update, HR professionals will be able to see performance review details that have been assigned to them through workflow processing. To view reviews, navigate to Employee self-service > Work items assigned to me.

Job family field missing in the Manage changes page for job details (346031)

In this release, the job family field has been added to the Manage changes page for job details.

In preview

Streamlined employee entry and navigation

This functionality is now available in sandbox environments. To turn this feature on, navigate to System administration > Links > Setup > System parameters > Preview features. Select Enhanced worker form and navigation. This will enable these changes for all users. You can turn this option off at any time.

For more information, see Streamlined employee entry and navigation. To see the changes, watch the video Dynamics 365 for Talent 2019 release wave 2 overview.