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3255931 - Unable to Delete Business Partner Identification Types HCM001 and BUP001


You are trying to delete the Business Partner Identification Types HCM001 and BUP001 under business configuration.


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Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Business Configuration.
  2. Go to Overview.
  3. At All Configuration Elements search for Identification Type.
  4. Open General Business Partners.
  5. Open Maintain Identification Types.
  6. At table, when selecting HCM001 or BUP001 the Delete button is not available. 


The Identification Types BUP001 and HCM001 are standard values that cannot be deleted or disabled.

Without the identification type HCM001 you would not be able to create employees in the system.


This is a system behavior that cannot be modified.


 Identification Types, BUP001 , HCM001 , KBA , LOD-LE-BP-BP , Business Partner , How To


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