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2848065 - Data Workbench Error: Update Not allowed For Properties: ChangedOn. Check Metadata For CorporateAccountCollection


You receive the following error when trying to update fields for CorporateAccountCollection via Data Workbench:

'Update Not allowed For Properties: ChangedOn. Check Metadata For CorporateAccountCollection', even though the ChangedOn property is updatable.


  • SAP Cloud for Customer
  • SAP Business ByDesign

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to the Data Workbench work center.
  2. Select the Import view.
  3. Select Update.
  4. Search and select CorporateAccountCollection under Individual Objects.
  5. Import the modified template.

You get above error message in the Error File.


You are trying to update a particular field for CorporateAccountCollection that is not updatable.


Download the metadata for CorporateAccountCollection and see which fields have 'Updatable = False'. This field can only be updated by the system, most commonly after a user change on the particualar record.


data workbench, account, corporate account, update , KBA , LOD-CRM-INT-DWB , Data Workbench , Problem


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