Default Folder Name or Access Type Not Set in Application Preferences Error Creating a Hierarchy From New User (Doc ID 1603519.1)

Last updated on JULY 28, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Financial Services Asset Liability Management - Version 6.0 and later
Oracle Financial Services Profitability Management - Version 6.0 and later
Oracle Financial Services Funds Transfer Pricing - Version 6.0 and later
Oracle Financial Services Analytical Applications Infrastructure - Version 7.3.2 to 7.3.5 [Release 7 to 7.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Oracle Financial Services Analytical Applications Infrastructure (OFSAAI)
Oracle Financial Services Analytical Applications (OFSAA)
Attributes Members Hierarchies Module (AMHM)

Symptoms

On OFSAAI 7.3.2, when attempting to create a new hierarchy with Add button from Financial Services Applications -> Master Maintenance -> Dimension Management -> Hierarchies, the following error appears:

ERROR
Default Folder name or Access Type not set in Application Preferences

There are no issues creating new dimensions members or attributes or opening existing hierarchies.

Steps to reproduce:

1. Create user with limited AMHM functions for DHM (Dimension Hierarchy Management) maintenance
2. Navigate: Financial Services Applications -> Master Maintenance -> Dimension Management -> Hierarchies
3. Click Add

Cause

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