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2425335 - Invalid Object Type PersonalDocumentIdRuleLookup


  • When importing the to create Mexico Work permit Rules, the system is getting an application error and it is not possible to import the .zip file.

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  • Employee Central

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Admin Center
  2. Search for Import and Export Data
  3. In the option "Select the action to perform" select "Import"
  4. From your computer select the file ""
  5. When clicking on validate/Import you will receive the error "Invalid Object Type PersonalDocumentIdRuleLookup"


  • The PersonalDocumentIdRuleLookup object is not active in the system.


  1. Go to Admin Center
  2. Search for "Configure Object Definitions"
  3. Select the Object PersonalDocumentIdRuleLookup, if you cannot find this object click on "Advanced"option select for "Including Inactive Objects", Yes.
  4. Click on "Take Action", then "Make Correction".
  5. On Status, please change it to "Active" and save it.
  6. You will be able to import the ""

See Also

  • Country Specific Implementation Guide, page 931.


  • Employee Central, IMSS work Permit Mexico, PersonalDocumentIdRuleLookup.
, KBA , LOD-SF-EC-PER , Person Data (All Person Data Types) , Problem


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