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3321663 - Error with Competency Language in Check Tool (Check ID: JDMInactiveLocaleCheck) - Job Description Manager


When running the checks for Job Description Manager application in Admin Center > Check Tool, issue(s) for the check "JDMInactiveLocaleCheck" are found.


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At least one of the languages of the competency must be active in your instance for the competency to be created in Job Profile Builder. The migration from Job Description Manager to Job Profile Builder will fail if a competency does not exist in at least one of the active languages.


The "Enablement of Competency Language" Check Tool (JDMInactiveLocaleCheck) will show the language of the competencies listed in the check results that need to be enabled for your instance.

Go to Admin Center > Manage Languages and enable the relevant languages.

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See Also

Expert Content > Checks for JDM, JPB & TIH in Check Tool


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