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2694506 - Custom field not visible in ODATA API Data Dictionary but the same field visible in SFAPI Data Dictionary


You have created a Custom field (For Eg: "SAP Personnel") which is configured as 'hidden' in Succession Data Model. This custom field is available in SFAPI Data Dictionary but not available in OData Api Data Dictionary.




Currently ODATA API won't display hidden fields, it is expected behavior.


  • If the custom field set to "hidden' in Succession Data model. SFAPI supports to show the fields in SFAPI Data Dictionary.
  • But OData Api does not display the fields in OData API Dictionary and does not return the hidden fields.


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