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2495875 - Userinfo element field cannot be configured as boolean type - Partner


When you import data model from Provisioning>Import/Export Data Model, system showed as

Template(s) has (have) been uploaded and saved.

Please fix following warning messages.

WARNING:Userinfo element field ***cannot be configured as boolean type.

Since data model is uploaded successfully, why warining still comes out.


BizX Provisioning

Reproducing the Issue

  1. As a parnter or implemention team, login in provisioning account for customer.
  2. Go to Import/Export Data Model
  3. Changed userinfo element field ***as boolean type and imported into system successfully.
  4. However warning showed.


In userinfo-element Definition, for the field type of the userinfo element, Boolean can be configured but not work.

Types support including: 
varchar | float | integer | boolean | date | blob 

*Blob type is not used in current system 
*Boolean can be configured but not work


Please do not configure Boolean as the field type of the userinfo element in userinfo-element Definition.


  • Userinfo element
  • Boolean
  • Warning
  • Unknown response status: Error occurred.
  • WARNING:Userinfo element field ***cannot be configured as boolean type.
, KBA , LOD-SF-EP-V12 , Employee profile V12 , Problem


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