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2936543 - Object is inactive. Please activate it in the UI-Designer.


When performing a PDI solution consistency check or activation pdi in the Cloud Applications Studio, the following error appears:

  • Object myscreen.EC.uicomponent is inactive. Please activate it in the UI-Designer. (Where myscreen represents the UI component name)
  • Object PM00001.MC.uimashup is inactive. Please activate it in the UI-Designer. (Where PM00001 represents the mashup name)
  • Check and activate the file myscreen2.EC.uicomponent in the UI designer. (Where myscreen2 represents the UI component name)


  • SAP Business ByDesign.
  • SAP Cloud for Customer.
  • SAP Cloud Applications Studio. 

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Login to the Cloud Applications Studio.
  2. Open your solution YABCDEFY (YABCDEFY represents the solution name).
  3. In the Solution Explorer section, right-click on the solution name and select Activate -> All Items or Check -> Items and Runtime Objects.
  4. Error message is prompted.


The object runtime data has not been created or updates post performing the changes in the UI designer.


You would need to launch the affected object in the UI Designer and activate the same.

See Also

You can also refer to for identifying these erorrs while modeling the solution.


PDI, SDK, error, assemble, items, runtime , KBA , AP-RC-BDS-LM , ByDesign Studio Lifecycle Management , AP-RC-UIF-DT , UI Framework Designtime , How To


SAP Business ByDesign all versions ; SAP Cloud Applications Studio all versions ; SAP Cloud for Customer add-ins all versions ; SAP Cloud for Customer core applications all versions