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2548247 - In candidate profile, Warning: The required attribute of the mapped standard elements "contactEmail" and "email" do not match. - Recruiting Management

Symptom

When pressing save in the candidate profile, this error results:

Warning: The required attribute of the mapped standard elements "contactEmail" and "email" do not match.

Environment

Successfactors Recruiting Management - All Verions

Reproducing the Issue

Try to save the candidate profile in provisioning

Cause

Candidate profile contentEmail required = true while employee/live profile email required = false so code looks like this:


 Here is the candidate profile email definition:

  •  <field-definition id="contactEmail" type="text" required="true" custom="false" anonymize="false" sensitive="false">

  

Here is employee/live profile email definition:

  • <standard-element id="email" required="false" matrix-filter="false">

Resolution

Here is the correct employee/live profile email definition:

  • <standard-element id="email" required="true" matrix-filter="false">

Please, notice that the error message you see might be a little bit different than the one described in this article, depending on what fields have the discrepancy in the "required" attribute. Please, see some examples below:

  • "The required attribute of the mapped standard elements "lastName" and "lastName" do not match."
  • "The required attribute of the mapped standard elements "firstName" and "firstName" do not match."
  • "The required attribute of the mapped standard elements "degree" and "degree" do not match."

Keywords

The required attribute of the mapped standard elements do not match. The required attribute of the mapped standard elements "lastName" and "lastName" do not match. The required attribute of the mapped standard elements "firstName" and "firstName" do not match. The required attribute of the mapped standard elements "degree" and "degree" do not match. , KBA , LOD-SF-RCM-CAN , General Candidate Issues (not Offers, not Profiles) , How To

Product

SAP SuccessFactors Recruiting all versions