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2384001 - National ID validation for Saudi Arabia


A National ID validation check has been introduced for Saudi Arabia. This was necessary to ensure the National IDs maintained by users be validated as per the country-specific requirements.


For this newly aded validation algorithm of Saudi Arabia's National id, an upgrade center announcement is must to inform existing customers about this change and availability of the same

Reproducing the Issue

Go to Admin Center --> Upgrade Center and select Saudi Arabia - National Id validation check




Once scheduled or upgraded, you would have Saudi Arabia natilanal id format available in the national id portlet for the user under his/her personal information.


As per validation this national id has 10 continous digits.

(Note: For this change, the Country specific data model will be automatically modified to support the national id format.





national id saudi arabia , KBA , LOD-SF-EC-LOC , Localization & Country Specifics , Problem


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