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2682971 - Save batch with same externalCode failed


Save batch with same externalCode failed! Cannot find GO by externalCode : XXXXX



Reproducing the Issue

  1. Create an integration that input information inside Success Factors through Boomi/HCI;
  2. Point the a entity and set wrong external code, check example below:


<feed xmlns:m="" xmlns:d="" xmlns="">
<title type="text"/>
<link title="PaymentInformationDetailV3" rel="edit" href="PaymentInformationDetailV3"/>
<category term="SFOData.PaymentInformationDetailV3" scheme=""/>
<content type="application/xml">


<feed xmlns:d="" xmlns:m="" xmlns="">
<content type="application/xml">
<d:key m:null="true"/>
<d:editStatus m:null="true"/>
<d:message>Save composite batch with same parent failed! Cannot find GO by externalCode : 0000011111, asOfDate : Fri Apr 01 00:00:00 AEDT 2017, objectType : Country</d:message>
<d:index m:type="Edm.Int32">0</d:index>
<d:httpCode m:type="Edm.Int32">500</d:httpCode>
<d:inlineResults m:type="Bag(SFOData.UpsertResult)"/>

All the information used on the example payload are fictitious.


The target externalCode of the entity described in the error is wrong.


Change the target external code to the right external code. If you need to find the external code, you can access the manage data page on SuccessFactors Employee Central.

See Also

2411625 - Error for Standard iflow for Confirmation Message: Save batch with same external Code failed! Invalid navigation key! EmployeeDataReplicationConfirmation/replicationTargetSystemNav, asOfDate


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