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2856582 - MDF Screen ID not appearing on Configure people profile


  • A Custom MDF Object has been created on Configure Object Definitions
  • A UI has been setup for the object on Manage configuration UI
  • However, this Ccreen ID doesnt comeup on the block :  Configure People Profile -> Live Profile MDF Information

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This is due to the incorrect configuration of the externalcode field on the object


  • The externalcode of the object needs to be of the type : User
  • Once this is modified, the associated screen ID should appear on the configure people profile tool.


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