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3429320 - You Would Like To Change the Type of a KUT Field

Symptom

You want to change the type of some custom fields from 'multivalued' for example to a 'list' type.

Environment

SAP Cloud for Customer

Reproducing the Issue

1. Go to the respective screen.
2. Start the adaptation mode.
3. Open the field you want to change.
4. There is no option to change the field type.

Cause

This is the system behavior.

Resolution

In this case, it is not possible to change the field type once it is created and is in use.
You need to delete it and create a new field of the required type.

Keywords

Change; KUT; Extension; Field; Type; Custom , KBA , AP-RC-UIF-RT , UI Framework Runtime , How To

Product

SAP Cloud for Customer add-ins all versions ; SAP Cloud for Customer core applications 2311