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2816504 - How to resolve Post Picklist Migration issues


This KBA lists the solutions available to address common Post Picklist Migration issues.


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  1. 2786336 - Picklists Values duplicated with ~%1 - Post Picklist Migration
  2. 2909791 - Picklist codes appended with suffixes "~%1", "~MDF" or "~LEGACY" - Post Picklist Migration
  3. 2705217 - Numbers Displaying Instead of Picklist Value in a Field - Employee Central
  4. 2973443 - Post picklist migration errors validating reports - Advanced Reporting

For any other post-migration issues, please make sure to review your MDF Picklists and their respective references, the labels/translations (missing translations might lead to "blank" options) and values statuses.

For overall information on Picklist Migration, please refer to KBA 2328179 and to the Picklist Migration Guide.

After reviewing the above, if you still cannot identify the root cause of an unexpected behavior related to picklists after migration, please report an incident for our support team to assist you further.


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