2543373 - Picklist Sync - 'External Code is not valid' error

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2543373 - Picklist Sync - 'External Code is not valid' error

Symptom

  • Picklist sync returns the error 'External Code is not valid : ' in the sync report. As seen below:

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Environment

  • BizX Platform

Resolution

  • Navigate to Picklist management and 'export all picklist(s)' and check the option IDs that are highlighted in the sync report. In this case, the same external code was assigned to a number of picklists. See below:

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  • Other reasons for the error could be that the picklist you are trying to sync does not have any external code.

Keywords

  • Picklist sync
  • External code is not valid
, KBA , LOD-SF-PLT-SYN , Instance Synch , How To

Product

SAP SuccessFactors HCM Suite all versions