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3096660 - Error Message while Accessing Manage Pending Hire Screen - Onboarding


When the Manager tries to access Manage Pending Recruits get the below error message:

{"message":"HTTP request failed","statusCode":"500","statusText":"Internal Server Error","headers":{"Content-Type":"application/xml;charset=utf-8","DataServiceVersion":"1.0","X-SF-Record-Count-Recursive":"0","Content-Length":"414"},"responseText":"ServerErrorExceptionwhile trying to invoke the method com.successfactors.onboarding2.bean.process.ONB2ProcessTrigger.getRcmApplicationId() of a null object returned from com.successfactors.onboarding2.bean.process.ONB2Process.getProcessTrigger()\r\n"}


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Reproducing the Issue

  1. Connect to SF [preview environment] with Manager
  2. In the action / search bar typing "Manage pending recruits"
  3. Landing on manage pending recruits tool and directly seeing the error message.



This issue was occurred due to Corrupt Data


Steps to identify the incorrect data and resolve the issue of MPH loading:

  1. Go to Admin Center -> Import and export data
  2. Export Process objects
  3. Navigate to Admin Center >> Monitor job and download the file.
  4. Find the row with recruit status as Ready to Hire and process trigger as null
  5. Change the status of this object to Open. (Admin Center >> Manager Data . Search for the process and edit ).

go to Manage Data and change the Ready to Recruit status for the affected candidate to 'OPEN' to fix the issue.


Onboarding, MPH error, OBX, "HTTP request failed","statusCode":"500","statusText":"Internal Server Error" , KBA , LOD-SF-OBX-EC , Integration EC - MPH, Hire , Problem


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