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2551813 - Development Goal Import Error


When attempting to import development goals via Import tool the following error email is generated though you do not see any error while importing:

 Development goal import job failed.Status Not Available.


  • SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core
  • Development 

Reproducing the Issue

1.Go to Admin Center.

 2.Search for  Import Development Goals.

 3.Click on Generate CSV Header and populate appropriate fields.

 4.Attempt to import CSV file.


Development Plan is not linked to the default learning template.


Submit a ticket to SF support to check the learning template id linked to development plan. XML code will be as below:

<learning-activities template-id="4003"/>

NOTE : Template id can be different for every customer. This is just an example.

 Then make this learning template id default:



Development Objective Import Fail  Unknown error  Status Not Available , KBA , LOD-SF-CDP-DAT , Data Imports & Exports , Problem


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