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2757104 - This picklist is too large to be displayed in this UI

Symptom

When updating picklist the following issue appears: This picklist is too large to be displayed in this UI.

Environment

SAP SuccessFactors HCM Suite

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Access Admin Center
  2. Configure Object Definitions
  3. Select Picklist
  4. The following message appear: "This picklist is too large to be displayed in this UI".

Cause

With the popup that appears for large picklists in our COD (Configure Object Definition) page and in extension center since 1811 we are suggesting customers to use file import to edit such large picklists.

Resolution

As workaround for this issue, customer can download the picklist template to add more picklist or download the full Picklist file and make te corrections.

  • To download Picklist Template please follow the below steps:
  1. Search by Import and Export Data under the action search
  2. Under "
  3. On
  4. Click on Download
  • To Download all the Picklist file please follow the below steps:
  1. Search by Import and Export Data under the action search
  2. Under "
  3. On
  4. Click on Export
  5. Go to Monitor Jobs and download the file
  •  After the changes inside the Picklist file, customer needs to Import the file, for this please folow the below steps:
  1. Search by Import and Export Data under the action search
  2. Under "
  3. On this Section, customer can choose to download a CSV file or the ZIP file and import them
  4. Go to Monitor Jobs and download the file

 If customer has any question related to how to work with picklist please follow the following link: Creating the MDF Picklist

 

Keywords

picklist, mdf, This picklist is too large to be displayed in this UI , KBA , LOD-SF-MDF , Meta Data Framework , LOD-SF-MDF-PKL , MDF Picklists , Problem

Product

SAP SuccessFactors HCM Suite all versions