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2223924 - Employee Import Template shows column “GROUP” which is not defined in the Datamodel


The employee import template downloaded from the instance (Admin center > Employee Import ) shows an extra column called "GROUP" however this is not defined in the succession Data model.



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Reproducing the Issue

Login to the instance.

Navigate to Admin Center > Employee Import

Download the Employee import Template

This will have an extra column called "GROUP" as a last column in the template


This is because, there is a feature "Dynamic Groups" (Legacy Not the Dynamic Groups 2.0 ) is enabled for the instance.


Create a CS incident to disable the legacy Dynamic Groups feature from provisioning. Howeve Dynamic Groups 2.0 must be enabled in place legacy Dynamic Groups to make use of the functionality.


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