Fields That Are Trimmed When Importing a File

When a file is imported, the values of some fields are trimmed (that is, leading and trailing spaces are deleted). The table below describes which fields are trimmed for each import file.

  • ✔: Indicates that spaces in the value of the field are trimmed.
  • Blank: Indicates that spaces in the value of the field are not trimmed.
Import Data Field Name Trimmed
Users Login Name
Display Name
New Login Name
Password
Surname
Given Name
Phonetic Surname
Phonetic Given Name
Localized Name
Language for Localized Name
E-mail
Status
Language
Time Zone
Phone
Extension
Mobile Phone
URL
Employee ID
Hire Date
Birthday
About Me
Display Order
Skype Name
To Be Deleted
Custom Field
Services available for users Login Name
Service Code
Departments Department Code
Display Name
New Department Code
Localized Name
Language for Localized Name
Parent Department Code
Description
Membership Login Name
Department Code
Job Title Code
Job Titles Job Title Code
Name
New Job Title Code
Description
To Be Deleted
Groups (or Roles) Group Code
Name
New Group Code
Membership
Description
To Be Deleted
User groups or roles membership Login Name
Group Code
E-Mail Server Account Login Name
Account Name (the part of address preceding the "@" (at sign))