Triggering validations while importing records
How do we trigger validations to validate records on import. If the record fails the validation, the record should not be imported. The validation is set to Callable = Yes and Automatic Execution = Error.
I do not want to use workflows.
Michal Krawczyk replied
>>>>How do we trigger validations to validate records on import.
as per MDM faq question: "Do validations work during the import process?"
let me quote:
"Validation rules dont work during importing through the Import Manager. To execute a validation (or a group of validations) over newly-imported records you may use the API. In such a case a special flag during importing can arise and then the validations can be executed against an easily found record set."
for java API: