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2324339 - Manage Business Configuration UI (BCUI) is locked


Manage Business Configuration UI (BCUI) is locked.

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To unlock the BCUI, you need to follow the below steps:

  1. go to Manage Data and select the Object Type "ActivityListObject" and object "root".Here
    • Set the field "locked" to "No" and Save.root2021-09-21_15-31-04.png
  2. Trigger the "Synchronize Business Configuration" job:

FAQ - Additional Information

Q) Where can I get information on this from the Guide?

A) Guide -Implementing and Managing Business Configuration (BCUI)

Chapter: Synchronizing the Succession Data Model with Metadata Framework (MDF)

See Also

  • 2080620 - How to enable Manage Business Configuration UI (BCUI) - EC
  • 2394286 - Manage Business Configuration: Application Error when trying to save any element in Manage Business Configuration (BCUI)
  • 2478776 - Create New UI Config not available in Manage Business Configuration UI (BCUI)
  • 2458964 - Synchronise Business Configuration Job Failing due to Unknown Error (Error getRoleIdsRuleIdsMap for baseUserId)
  • 2534624 - Error On Save In Manage Business Configuration


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