Get Error 500 Internal Server for ORDS / APEX Listener When Using Characters Special (#, ?) are Passed Through a URL via a Button

(Doc ID 1684837.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 02, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle REST Data Services - Version 2.0.7 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When an end user enters a special character such as a hash ('#'), into the input field and clicks submit the following error occurs:

What Works:


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