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2185911 - How to nullify supervisor in the Learning Management System


  • When using the property it does not nullify the existing user.
  • How to nullify Primary Manager in LMS using User Connector-SF?


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Reproducing the Issue

  1. Login to LMS Administration > System Admin > Configuration > System Configuration > Connector
  2. Set the value.
  3. Update the feed file with blank values for the SUPER and the manager turns blank.


When using the property it does not nullify the existing supervisor; this property is used to just ignore the value from input file so it does not error and will not nullify the supervisor value in SF LMS.  
It is required to configure sfuser.connector.updateOnNull=SUPER rule.


Go to Learning Administration > System Administration > Configuration > System Configuration > edit CONNECTORS file > Ensure below 2 properties are configured:

If need to set updateOnNull for mulitiple fields, please seperate column names with comma.
For example :sfuser.connector.updateOnNull=SUPER,CUSTOMCOLUMN_10

See Also


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