I am receiving this error while deploying Reports through ANT.

Type: Report, Error Msg: required field is missing: sourceValues

After investigation I found that the below 'backets' tag don't have tag 'sourceValues'.

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However the thing is that I have just got these report files by ANT retrieve command from the same ORG. and Have not modified any file.

Is it related to version issue ? or something else ?

I am using ANT version: 1.9.3 package.xml version: 30.0

  • ,You are missing field named Sourcevalues in your destination instance .Is your orgs in sync with fields ? Commented Sep 17, 2014 at 3:00
  • Its all being done in same ORG. Different ORGs not involved.
    – byadav
    Commented Sep 17, 2014 at 3:26

2 Answers 2


Try replacing the following:



Do this for all <values> tags in the bucket fields that don't have the <sourceValues> tag. This worked for me and I was able to deploy using Ant.

I don't know why this happened but I just wanted to let you know what worked for me. Hope this helps you.

  • This is not the exact answer as I wanted to find out why that tag is missing when retrieved by ANT. However Marking this as 'answer' since its provide the way to move-on.
    – byadav
    Commented Oct 12, 2014 at 3:37

This help article explains that this error occurs when you have a bucketed field that does not contain any values. The resolution is to either delete the bucketed field or modify it by adding some values to it.

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