Fusion Applications: Skip Creator Option is not Working In BPM Task Modifications for Approvals (Doc ID 2288274.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 03, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Enterprise Contracts Management Cloud Service - Version 11.1.11.1.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When going through approval rules, the "skip creator" option is checked, but  the approval goes to creator of the Contracts if the creator is also a member of the approval list.

The skip creator is working when used with List Builder Resource(User) and Approval Group(Group). When used with list builder - Resource(Application Role), it is not working as intended.
When compared with user and Approval group, this does not happen. The system skips creator from the Approval notification or Approval request. The same behavior is expected when using Approval Role for contract approval.

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

 

Cause

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