TCC: Employee Create "A user with the specified search criteria was found. Therefore, the [fields] were not updated and cannot be used" (Doc ID 2173406.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 22, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Taleo Recruiting Cloud Service - Version 14B and later
Oracle Taleo Platform Cloud Service - Connect - Version 14B and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

 An employee merge that creates an employee was successful but had this message in the results file:

"15","","success","employee.create",,"A user with the specified search criteria was found. Therefore, the username and the password were not updated and cannot be used. The original username and password of the user must be used.;"

Cause

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