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2678456 - "Wrapped Exception: null argument passed" while importing Application Template


When importing the Application Template in Provisioning, you receive the following error message:

"Error: Exception caught in validation " Wrapped Exception: null argument passed".

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Reproducing the Issue

  1. Navigate to Provisioning
  2. Export/Download and Edit Job Requisition Application Template
  3. Upload the Application Template
  4. The error will occur


The field type has been defined as type="picklist", but no reference to the picklist has been defined.


Picklist with no reference.png


Either choose a different data type for this field, or add a reference to a picklist in the field definition.

See Also

2343932 - Application - Implementation Tips & Tricks from Support - Recruiting Management


SF, Success Factors, RCM, Application Template, Import error, Candidate Data Model, null argument passed, upload, exception , KBA , LOD-SF-RCM-APP , Applicants and Job Applications , Problem


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