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2449342 - Troubleshooting Employee Imports - Guided Answer


This article provides a direct link to the Troubleshooting Employee Imports guided answer.

The following issues are referenced in the guided answer:

  • How to perform Employee Import 
  • EC Basic Import
  • Troubleshooting common errors 
  • Email Notification for Employee Import 
  • Backend Employee Import Job troubleshooting 
  • Learning about Employee Import User data file
  • Fixing issue with leading 0's
  • Manager Cycle detected ?
  • Missing required field ?
  • How to re-use the old user-id ?
  • What to do when Manager is inactivated ?
  • User Data File formatting with UTF-8
  • How to grant target population for Employee Import ?
  • How to fix 'File Not Found' error ?
  • How to fix 'Invalid JOB owner' error ?


  • BizX Platform
  • SF Foundation
  • Cloud HCM Suite


Access the guided answer using the link below:


Employee Import Decision tree Add Employee  Employee Import Job  Basic Import , KBA , LOD-SF-PLT , Foundational Capabilities & Tools , LOD-SF-EC , Employee Central , How To


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