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2387756 - How Import data functionality works on custom column entities - SuccessFactors LMS

Symptom

When trying to import users to the instance using system admin -> tools -> import data functionality. One of the attributes we use is custom column 60 (just an example), but when we put 60 or custom06 or some other options on "Custom Column Name" column we get an error - The following custom column does not exist: 60. what should we putting here to make the import work? This can go with any import template which has custom columns.

Environment

SuccessFactors LMS

Reproducing the Issue

Try import data through the mentioned tool where in the Custom Column Name, we try giving 60 or custom06 or COL_NUM6_VAL. But the import gives an error mentioning that column doesn't exists.

Cause

The field Custom Column Name contain Column ID.

Resolution

The field Custom Column Name should contain Column Name and not coulm ID.

Example : Custom Column  with ID - 60 has Custom Column Name as Employee Group, you should use 'Employee Group' under Custom Column Name in the import data file.

Keywords

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Product

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