2610529 - Dummy MDF Objects in the instance

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2610529 - Dummy MDF Objects in the instance

Symptom

  • We see many Test or strange objects, that we did not create in the instance
  • We see objects code starting with Test, Obj4 etc.

Environment

  • SuccessFactors Cloud HCM: MDF

Reproducing the Issue

Navigate to the Configure Object Definitions page or the Manage Data page, you will see strange objects with names starting with Test or Obj4

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Cause

This is because of enabling an option in provisioning called Enable MDF Dummy Objects

Resolution

Customers/Partners are requested not to enable this option in provisioning.

To remove these dummy objects from the instance, disable the option: Enable MDF Dummy Objects if you are a partner or contact Support for assistance

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Note for support: Please read the comment in the memo

Keywords

MDF Metadata framework Obj4 test objects Dummy objects Configure Object Definitions Manage Data , KBA , LOD-SF-MDF , Meta Data Framework , Problem

Product

SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core all versions