Newly Added Attribute is Not Available In Import Format

(Doc ID 2348143.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 12, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Product Hub Cloud Service - Version 11.12.1.0.0 and later
Oracle Fusion Product Hub - Version 11.12.1.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 11.12.1.0.0 version, Import Items

ACTUAL BEHAVIOR
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Newly added attribute is not available in the import format under item classes

EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
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The newly added attribute should be visible in the import format and users should be able to update that value

STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Create an attribute under a certain attribute group
2. Refresh and Deploy offline the EFFs
3. Go to Manage Item Classes, select the item Class and go to Templates and Formats
Go to Import Formats
Select one import format
See that the attribute name is not visible, although the internal name is visible
Also, see that the template resulted from downloading it in Manage Item Batches does not contain any information regarding this attribute not even a blank column.

BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot update the attributes on items when using item batches.

Cause

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