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2822038 - Chile National ID Number Error - EC


  • Breakdown Validation Rules of National ID of Chile 
  • Chile National ID allows the character k to be the 9th 'digit'
  • Using Valid RUN/RUT Chile National ID number, error is being thrown:

Please enter a valid National ID of this type: RUN

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 SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central

Reproducing the Issue

  1. In the Tools search field, type Add New Employee
  2. Proceed to add identitiy information for employee
  3. When entering National ID information for Chile National ID > Error is thrown:



  • This is caused due to the National ID Format configuration defined in BCUI National ID - Chile > Regular Expression (which can be configured to adhere to any format you have chosen), not having both UpperCase and Lowercase Kk(s) configured. 
  • Example: [\d]{2}\.[\d]{3}\.[\d]{3}-[0-9, K] does not have lower case as apart of the format configuration 



Add Both uppercase and lowercases Kk(s) to the format configuration for Chile National ID in BCUI:



SF, Success Factors, EC, Manage Business Configuration, Country Specific, BCUI , KBA , LOD-SF-EC-PER , Person Data (All Person Data Types) , Problem


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