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2289364 - "Changes failed. Data field label is missing" error when saving Define Employee Field

Symptom

When Clicking "Save" in Define Employee Fields, error message "Changes failed. Data field label is missing" is displayed and prevent you from saving anything.

 

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Environment

BizX Any version;

Reproducing the Issue

1. Navigate by Admin Center>Employee Profiles>Define Employee Fields

2. Perform any change, then Click "Save"

3. Error "Changes failed.Data field label is missing" is showing, Save can not be applied.

Cause

Data field label for default locale(current locale) is missing for one or more fields in this page.

Resolution

Please check if any data field in this page has a blank label under the current locale. Just like below status:

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Click the global icon, then you can find label translation for this particular field under current locale is missing (which is required)

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Please check all the fields in this page to make sure no required label translation is missing.

The problem should be resolved after above correction.

Keywords

Data field,label,missing,error,Define Employee Field , KBA , LOD-SF-PLT , Foundational Capabilities & Tools , Problem

Product

SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core 1602