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2118616 - Error Message "Bank References to XYZ Not Found in Bank Directory" While Migrating Basic Employee Data


When you are migrating the basic Employee Data, system throws below error message:

"Bank references to XYZ not found in bank directory"


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Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to the Business Configuration work center.
  2. Select Implementation Projects view or Overview.
  3. Search and Open the migration activity 'Migration of Employee Data' and select 'Migrate basic employee data using the migration tool' link.
  4. Execute Migration for the respective migration template.


The cause for the issue is, you are adding zeros before the National Bank code, which is not supported by the system.


Use the same information you have maintained in the Liquidity Management work center > Master Data view > Bank Directory.


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