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E1: ORCH: Error While Using Custom 3rd Party JAR In Orchestrator Error: "InvokerInvocationException java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError: Could not initialize class org.apache.poi.ooxml.POIXMLTypeLoader" (Doc ID 2792570.1)

Last updated on JULY 19, 2021

Applies to:

JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Tools - Version 9.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Error while using Custom 3rd party JAR in Orchestrator

Customer wants to use Apache JAR in Orchestrator Groovy Script. As per Oracle Support Document, they have followed the below steps but still are getting the Error message. Looks like Orchestrator can not find custom JAR.

Steps Followed:

Copy the custom .jar file into a location on the AIS server. For example


Add the path to the jar into the AIS classpath for the AIS instance in WLS console.

1. Login to WLS console

2. go to the AIS instance

3. Click on the "Server Start" tab

4. Add the path to the jar (including the jar name) in the "Class Path"

5. Restart the AIS Server

In order to retain the .jar file when AIS is deployed again, add the custom .jar file also to the following location.


When redeploying the AIS server, all the files will copy down again to the stage folder.




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