ACSD-56246: Scheduling product updates clears multiselect attributes values

The ACSD-56246 patch fixes the issue where scheduling product updates clears multiselect attributes values. This patch is available when the Quality Patches Tool (QPT) 1.1.44 is installed. The patch ID is ACSD-56246. Please note that the issue is scheduled to be fixed in Adobe Commerce 2.4.7.

Affected products and versions

The patch is created for Adobe Commerce version:

  • Adobe Commerce (all deployment methods) 2.4.6-p3

Compatible with Adobe Commerce versions:

  • Adobe Commerce (all deployment methods) 2.4.6 - 2.4.6-p3
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.


The scheduled product updates clear multiselect attribute values.

Steps to reproduce:

  1. Install Adobe Commerce.

  2. Go to Admin > Stores > Attributes > Product and create the following attribute:

    • Default Label: Program
    • Catalog Input Type for Store Owner: Multiple Select
    • Manage Options (Values of Your Attribute): Choice, Sunscape, Safetyshield
    • Attribute Code: customer_program
    • Scope: Global
    • Add to Column Options: No
    • Use in Filter Options: No
    • Storefront Properties
    • Position: 333
    • Allow HTML Tags on Storefront: No
  3. Run
    bin/magento setup:perf:generate-fixtures setup/performance-toolkit/profiles/ce/small.xml.

  4. Run
    bin/magento setup:upgrade.

  5. Go to the Admin > Pick any simple product > Select all items in program attribute > Click on Save the product.

  6. Schedule an update for this product in the next minute, and run the command below to get the Content Staging working:
    for i in {1..100}; do bin/magento cron:run; done.

Expected results:

The product’s program attribute should not change.

Actual results:

The product’s program attribute is cleared.

Apply the patch

To apply individual patches, use the following links depending on your deployment method:

To learn more about Quality Patches Tool, refer to:

For info about other patches available in QPT, refer to Quality Patches Tool: Search for patches in the Quality Patches Tool guide.