Default Error Message For Date Format Contains Two Single Quote Characters

(Doc ID 2117348.1)

Last updated on MARCH 22, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle JDeveloper - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


In JDeveloper an ADF application configured to use French language is using an <af:inputDate> tag. The default message for invalid format displays two single quotes instead of a single quote (l''exemple--> there are two quotes)

The attribute messageDetailConvertDate of af:convertDateTime was used instead but that did not change the behavior:

The problem is that the error shows this l"exemple instead of this l'exemple (one single quote):

Erreur. Le format de la date est incorrect.
Entre une date avec le meme format que l''exemple suivant: 1998-11-29

The problem can be reproduced using the provided sample application:

  1. Unzip
  2. Open the workspace in JDeveloper
  3. Run the web page
  4. Enter an incorrect date format in the text field and observe the error message being displayed with


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