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2650960 - File extension missing after downloading template


  1. You download the template using an Internet browser (Google Chrome, Firefox…) and the browser removed the file extension "XML";
  2. You added a file extension to the file that is not XML but e.g. XLSX;
  3. You filled data into the template and stored the data in the wrong format;
  4. You upload the data into the migration cockpit;
  5. Values in fields correctly displayed in the Excel are shifted to other fields in the staging area of the Migration Cockpit;
  6. Importing the data you will either get strange errors message by the API or data will be stored in that wrong fields;
  7. Example: in the BANK Data template: SWIFT codes are uploaded to STREET field in the staging area.



SAP S/4HANA release independent.


SAP S/4HANA Cloud all versions ; SAP S/4HANA all versions


LTMC. , KBA , CA-GTF-MIG , SAP S/4HANA Data Migration Cockpit Content (LTMC) , Problem

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