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2552480 - How many characters we can put into background element label?

Symptom

 When we trying to import data model vis Provisioning>Import/Export Data Model, a error [Max Length Violated] like below is thrown and prevent data model from uploading successfully.

Form data is invalid
Error [Max Length Violated]: Background element(s)  

Environment

BizX All versions

Cause

The label length of background element cannot be longer than 255 by design. Note that 255 here is referring to characters number limitation so no matter which language you're using the limitation will always be 255 characters (including space and punctuation).

Resolution

Modify any label which is configured with too long labels exceeding 255 characters. You may consider to use <description></description> to describe the element.

See Also

2396686  - We can't put over 42 Chinese/Japanese Characters in nickname field

Keywords

KBA , LOD-SF-PLT-USR , User Management , Problem

Product

SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core all versions