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2611383 - Manage Data - MDF name is not editable


Name field of MDF objects like Department, Division etc. are not editable for a few in Manage data. Name field is editable for most of the Department, Division, etc.


Employee Central: Metadata Framework


The affected Department, Division, etc. were created without a name and translation.


  1. Navigate to Admin Center -> Import and Export data.
  2. Export data for the MDF (for example, Department).
  3. Navigate to Monitor Job and download the exported file.
  4. Add Name and translations for the MDF object in the export file. Save it.
  5. Import the file from Import and Export data.


translation, department, division, edit, translatable , KBA , LOD-SF-EC-MDF , MDF & EC2MDF Migration , Problem


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