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Error 6000: Value Format Error

Value must be in the format "true", "false", "1" or "0".

This error occurs when you fail to provide a valid value for a binary field. Binary fields ask a yes/no question. For example, the field IsGiftMessageAvailable asks whether or not gift messaging is available for a product.

To answer "yes" to a binary field, use one of the following values:

  • 1
  • true
To answer "no" to a binary field, use one of the following values:
  • 0
  • false
To resolve this error, you should:
  1. Modify your file to include a valid value for each binary field.
  2. Save your changes.
  3. Resubmit your file.
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