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3213336 - [Custom MDF] MDF not appearing after being saved


  • When creating and saving a custom MDF it is not appearing in "Configure Object Definition"
  • Custom MDF objects not saving
  • Custom object is disappearing


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Reproducing the Issue

  1. Navigate to Configure Object Definition
  2. Create New
  3. Save
  4. Unable to View in Configure Object Definition


Changes were made to the pre delivered object "Object Definition"  


We do not recommend making any changes to the pre delivered objects like "Object Definition". If you intend on making changes only apply these changes to the specific object you are creating.

See Also

2438887 - Metadata Framework | How to create a custom field for a MDF Object?

Implementing the Metadata Framework (MDF)


MDF, Metadata Framework, custom MDF, not saving, object, not showing, disappeared , KBA , LOD-SF-MDF-OBJ , Object Definition & Field Related Issues , LOD-SF-MDF , Metadata Framework , Problem


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