Hyperion Financial Management (HFM) Error When Attempting to Lock a Published Period: "The Process Unit cannot be locked because the PREVIOUS Process unit level is not Published"

(Doc ID 1496802.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 01, 2016

Applies to:

Hyperion Financial Management - Version 9.3.0.0.00 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

In a Hyperion Financial Management (HFM) application when trying to lock a base entity which is currently published, the following error occurs:

The Process Unit cannot be locked because the PREVIOUS Process unit level is not 'Published.'

Cause

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