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How To: Convert a Flex Field (UDF) from String Type to Numeric Type (Doc ID 2135156.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 21, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Taleo Platform Cloud Service - Reporting for OBI - Version 15B and later
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I have a user-defined field (UDF) set up as a numeric type field, but it's not sorting in numerical order?

I have a user-defined field (UDF) set up as a numeric field, but when I use it in a custom formula, I keep receiving the error: "ORA-01722: invalid number..." or "ORA-01858: a non-numeric character was found where a numeric was expected..." -- why?




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