"Default Folder Name or Access Type not set in Application Preferences" Error When Trying to Create/Add a New Expression in FTP

(Doc ID 2288582.1)

Last updated on JULY 27, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Financial Services Funds Transfer Pricing - Version 8.0.0 and later
Oracle Financial Services Profitability Management - Version 8.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Oracle Financial Services Profitability Management (PFT)
Oracle Financial Services Funds Transfer Pricing (FTP)
Oracle Financial Services Asset Liability Management (ALM)
Oracle Financial Services Analytical Applications Infrastructure (OFSAAI)
Oracle Financial Services Analytical Applications (OFSAA)
Graphical User Interface (GUI)

Symptoms

When trying to create a new expression in OFSAA, application displays the following error message:

"Default Folder Name or Access Type not set in Application Preferences".

 

This occurs especially to the newly created users but also to other users which failed in setting the appropriate application preferences.


STEPS TO REPRODUCE

The issue can be reproduced by following the next steps:

1. Login to OFSAA GUI
2. Select FTP from the application drop-down on the top left section.
3. Go to Common Object Maintenance -> Expressions menu, on the navigation panel.
4. In the Expressions section of the right-hand side of the screen, click the "Add" button for creating a new expression.
5. The error pop-up will be displayed.

Cause

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