You are trying to Edit the properties of an Extension Field in the user interface, when you click in Field Definition you have the following error message: Retrieval of field properties failed.
Reproducing the Issue
- Go to screen where the Extension Field is located
- Go to Adapt
- Select Edit Master layout (If you are in HTML5 UI)
- Hover the mouse in the Extension Field
- Click in the Wreck Icon
- Select Field Definition
- Error message will appear.
This error is shown only in PDI created Extension Fields.
To change the field settings you need to use the SDK(SAP Cloud Applications Studio) and edit the field.
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