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3333320 - Error: "Standard address is not always specified" when trying to delete employee address


It is not possible to delete the personal address of an employee. The deletion in personnel management work center fails with the following error message: "Standard address is not always specified".


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Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to work center: Personnel Management
  2. Go to view: Employees
  3. Select and Edit the relevant employee
  4. In Personal Data dab, go to Private Contact Details
  5. Select: Delete
  6. Error: "Standard address is not always specified"


The standard address information might be inconsistent in the backend.


This inconsistency requires a data correction. Please create an SAP incident, specify the affected employee(s), and provide the permission to reproduce and correct the issue.


Cannot, can't, Unable, not possible, not able, employees, private contact details , KBA , SRD-HR-PAD , Personnel Administration , Problem


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