SAP Knowledge Base Article - Public

2071545 - Error - Unknown system field: (line : 1 ) - Goal Management


  • When Importing Goals I Receive an Error Message, Unknown system field: (line : 1 )


  • Goal Management


  • When importing goals you may receive an email that looks similar to this:
  • Validation error encounter. Import Proccess abort. Nothing is created or updated. Please correct the following error(s) and try again.
    Unknown system field :
    (line : 1 )
  • The reason is due to the fact that the import file is not a CSV file. Check to see if it has been accidentally saved as an XLS (or other) file. Save the file as a CSV file and re-import.


KBA , LOD-SF-PM-GM , Goals in PM Form , Problem


SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core all versions