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WHD error: Custom Field <name> is not accessible by this object

Updated May 30, 2017


This article provides information on the following error when uploading assets using a spreadsheet template:

Custom Field <name of custom field> is not accessible by this object.


WHD 12.5


The error is caused when the custom field identified in the error message is disabled in the Asset Types section.


  1. Go to Setup > Assets.
  2. Select the Asset Type. 
  3. Click Custom Fields.
  4. Re-import the assets.




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