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3077971 - Error "IllegalArgumentException:Argument is null" on SAP standard package in CPI


You have deployed an SAP standard package and it failed with this error below:

"IllegalArgumentException:Argument is null"


  • SAP SuccessFactors HXM Suite
  • Cloud Platform Integration (CPI)


Missing or incorrect mandatory parameters in the process configuration.


Open the configuration of the standard process and confirm if every mandatory parameter was properly provided. To open the configuration of the process, follow these steps:

  1. Go to the pencil icon in the left-side menu
  2. Search for the SAP standard package and open it
  3. Go to Artifacts tab
  4. Click on the Actions button related to the process which is failing and select "Configure" option

To confirm what parameters you need to provide, you will need to check in the guide of the process on SAP Help portal. To access this guide, you can go to the "Documents" tab after opening the SAP package on CPI - it's a tab that stands beside the "Artifacts" tab mentioned in the previous step by step.


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