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1949074 - In-House Mail Length is Limited to 10 Charecters


The field length for in-house mail is too small, limited to only 10 characters

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Home Workcenter
  2. Navigate to Self-Services Overview
  3. Select Edit Contact Data under Company Address Book
  4. Enter more than 10 characters in In-House Mail
  5. Select Finish Button

Error: Your entry is too long. Do not enter more than 10 characters


The field Inhouse Mail is a field which can only take a maximum of 10 characters .

It will not be feasible to change the same. Inhouse Mail is not the Email ID of the employee.

For the email Id there is a different field E-Mail.

Hence the system is behaving as designed.


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