MDVA-41164: Cannot save or edit Company with custom customer attributes

Last update: 2023-07-27
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The MDVA-41164 patch solves the issue where the admin user is not able to save or edit a company with custom customer attributes of files or images of any type. This patch is available when the Quality Patches Tool (QPT) 1.1.5 is installed. The patch ID is MDVA-41164. Please note that the issue is scheduled to be fixed in Adobe Commerce 2.4.4.

Affected products and versions

The patch is created for Adobe Commerce version:

  • Adobe Commerce (all deployment methods) 2.4.2

Compatible with Adobe Commerce versions:

  • Adobe Commerce (all deployment methods) 2.4.2 - 2.4.3

The patch might become applicable to other versions with new Quality Patches Tool releases. To check if the patch is compatible with your Adobe Commerce version, update the magento/quality-patches package to the latest version and check the compatibility on the Quality Patches Tool: Search for patches page. Use the patch ID as a search keyword to locate the patch.


Admin user is not able to save or edit a company with custom customer attributes of files or images of any type.


B2B module is installed.

Steps to reproduce:

  1. Enable Company in Stores > Config > B2B Features.
  2. Create a customer attribute in Stores > Attributes > Customers > Add New Attribute:
    • Input type: File (attachment)
    • Show on Storefront: Yes
    • Sort order: Any
    • Forms to Use In: Select all
  3. Create a new company in Customers > Companies > Add New Company and upload a file for the new attribute created above.

Expected results:

User is able to complete the creation of the company and the attachment is uploaded without any error.

Actual results:

  • You get an error message: Something went wrong while saving file.

  • Exception log contains a record like the following:

    report.CRITICAL: Notice: Undefined index: customer in
    ../app/code/Magento/Customer/Controller/Adminhtml/File/Customer/Upload.php on line 69

Apply the patch

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