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2456492 - Onboarding to Employee Central Field Mapping Fails for Custom MDF Object


  • You are trying to map a field or portlet from Onboarding to Employee Central using the Field Mapping Tool
  • The field or portlet exists in EC as a custom MDF object


SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central

SAP SuccessFactors Onboarding

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Create a custom MDF object in Configure Object Definitions > Create New
  2. Attempt to map data to this object in the ONB to EC Integration Field Mapping Tool


It is currently not supported to map fields from Onboarding to custom MDF objects.

Only pre-delivered MDF objects can be used in ONB to EC integration.


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SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core 1702