Salesforce Connector tool – Error validating source XML against schema

Symptom

When validating source XML against the schema, the following error message is received:

The element 'ELEMENT_NAME' has invalid child element 'ELEMENT_NAME'

Cause

This error occurs after a user defined field (UDF) is created in Salesforce, this change is published to the Salesforce API.

Resolution

Any change made to the Salesforce API is a breaking change and will require a refresh of the schema followed by re-selecting the object at step level.

Article originally published 03 December 2015 — Article updated 23 February 2018
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