How to Specify Log in/UserName Format when creating a New User/ Hiring an Employee

(Doc ID 1641572.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 21, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Global Human Resources Cloud Service - Version and later
Oracle Fusion Global Human Resources - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When hiring an employee in Fusion Applications, you do not have an option to specify the User login ID/UserName. Oracle Identity Manager (OIM) will generate a default user login ID based on a predefined plugin program (oracle.iam.identity.usermgmt.impl.plugins.DefaultComboPolicy) which uses these rules:

In many cases the default policy is acceptable, but it is possible to customize the default policy if required.

Our Requirement is to create a User Login ID/UserName with the format - FLLLLLL where:

For Example

    Employee's First Name is - PETER
    Employee's Last Name is - CAMPBELL
    Derived User Login ID/UserName should be - PCAMPBELL


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