2193184 - Warning Message Properties of This Field Cannot Be Maintained occurs While Adding Extension Field to Other Extension Scenarios

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2193184 - Warning Message Properties of This Field Cannot Be Maintained occurs While Adding Extension Field to Other Extension Scenarios

Symptom

Extension field of type Formatted Text and Multivalued List cannot be used on other extension scenarios and you get the following warning message: Properties of this field cannot be maintained.

Reproducing the Issue

We will use field type Formatted Text as example.

You have already created an extension field of type Formatted Text.

  1. Go to the Customers work center.
  2. Select the Accounts view.
  3. Open a random Account.
  4. Click the Adapt button.
  5. Choose Edit Master Layout option.
  6. Hover over field ABC (ABC represents the name of the extension field of type formatted text).
  7. Click the Properties icon.
  8. Click the Field Definition hyperlink.
  9. Select for example the Form Templates facet.
  10. You see that the facet appears empty and the following message is displayed Properties of this field cannot be maintained.

Cause

This is the standard expected system behaviour.

Resolution

Extension field of type Formatted Text, Multivalued List and Date/Time cannot be used on other extension scenarios.

Keywords

KBA , LOD-CRM-SRP , Service Request Processing , How To

Product

SAP HYBRIS C4C 1802 ; SAP Hybris Cloud for Customer 1708 ; SAP Hybris Cloud for Customer 1711 ; SAP LE APPL.PLATFORM 1708 ; SAP LE APPL.PLATFORM 1711