Why is the Attribute Null/Blank When a Default Value is Defined?

(Doc ID 2036165.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 07, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle BigMachines CPQ Cloud Service - Version 11.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

To determine why the value of an attribute is blank in the quote XML when a default value is defined in the attribute's properties page.

Two examples of this behavior are shown for the Boolean attribute isReconfiguredFlag_quote below:

  1. No selected value on the quote layout:

  2. No value on the quote XML:

However, the attribute has a default value selected in the Default Tab:

The expectation is that the attribute should have at least a default value.

Solution

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