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2638493 - Duplicate Checks are Unexpectedly not Returning any Results during Lead Creation


When you are creating a New Lead, the Leads duplicate check does not show duplicated Leads.


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Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to the Sales workcenter.
  2. Go to the Lead view.
  3. Click New.
  4. In the QuickCreate window.
  5. Maintain AAA, BBB, and CCC (AAA, BBB, and CCC represents the fields of your choice whose values are identical to existing Leads).
  6. Click the Check for Duplicated button.

Results: The Duplicate Check returns non of the existing Leads. The new Lead can be saved with identical data.


The fields you maintained in the QuickCreate are Custom Fields.


Extension Fields are not included in the Duplicate Check runs. Duplicate checks based on custom field values are not supported.

See Also


Lead, Leads, Duplicate check, weightage, Lead creation, Extension Fields. , KBA , LOD-CRM-LM , Lead Management , Problem


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