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3044446 - Error "Field value validation failed" Occurs while Saving an Account


Error "Field value validation failed"  occurs when you saves an account.



  • SAP Cloud for Customer
  • SAP Cloud Applications Studio

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Accounts Work Center View
  2. Open one Account 
  3. Make the modification 
  4. Click Save
  5. Error "Field value validation failed" shows up 


You have only transient extension fields under the node of standard BO BusinessPartnerSolutionExtensions. It is necessary to have at least one persistent extension field(without transient annotation) created on the same node before the transient extension field. This is the technical limitation.


Please kindly create at least one transient extension field on the same node where your transient extension fields exists.


Field value validation failed; PDI; Account , KBA , BC-DWB-REP-EXT , Extensibility , How To


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