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2823912 - ???RE_Message_Definition_Missing??? error is triggered when saving MDF object


When saving MDF object or making a change to a field "???RE_Message_Definition_Missing???" error is triggered


SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Manage Data
  2. Change MDF object field
  3. Save
  4. Error ???RE_Message_Definition_Missing??? is triggered


Missing error message in a business rule which is triggering. Error Message was deleted from instance and causing business rule error.


  1. Go to Admin Center
  2. Business Rule Execution Log as per KBA 2257064 - Employee Central - Business Rule Execution Log
  3. Go to Manage Data
  4. Make changes into object who is triggering the error
  5. Check business rule execution log to verify the rule with missing error message definition
  6. Add message definition into Business Rule who is triggering the error


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