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2864186 - How to add a help text in a field of customer MDF Object?


How to add a help text in a field of custom MDF Object?

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  • SAP SuccessFactors HXM Suite
  • Metadata Framework (MDF)


To add an help text in the field of custom object please follow the below steps:

  1. Go to Configure Object Definitions;
  2. Create a new object or select the object that you want;
  3. Create a a field and click on details;
  4. Then you will see the option Help Text as below whre you can add Help Text for that field;



See Also

2604562 - Maximum Number of Characters in the Object Text Field


help text, mdf, field, object , KBA , LOD-SF-MDF , Metadata Framework , Problem


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