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2966493 - JSONError occurs to multiselect (mfield) cascading picklist when opening job requisition - Recruiting Management


  • It pops up an error when you open a job requisition.

errorId=null, timestamp=null, errorMessage=Bad object, errorName=JSONError

  • The multiselect (mfield) cascading picklist keeps loading.

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The picklist label contains double quotes (").

It causes bad JSON format and the JSON parser is unable to parse the value.


Please review picklists associated with the field and remove double quotes from picklist labels.

Single quote can be used instead.


RCM-53655, KM-5830, double quotes, picklist value, picklist label, picklist, mfield, multiselect, cascading picklist,Bad object, JSONError , KBA , LOD-SF-RCM-JOB , Job Postings & Requisitions , Problem


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