Unable to Change Folder on an Item During a Metadata Update (Doc ID 2071503.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 06, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Content - Version 11.1.1.8.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 11.1.1.8.0 version, Content Server using Framework Folders

ACTUAL BEHAVIOR
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Cannot update the folder on an item during a metadata update.

EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
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It is expected that the folder for the item could be changed when doing a Content Update on the item.

STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Check an item into a folder. Wait for the item to be Released.
2. Do a Content Update on the item.
3. Click Browse for the Folder field, and select a new folder.
4. Verify that the folder field shows that the Folder will be set to the new folder chosen.
5. Submit the Update form.
6. Check the Content Information for the item. The item is not moved to the new folder, but remains in the original folder.

Cause

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