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Creating Categories Ends in Error: "An object of type CATEGORY_CODE with the name {} already exists." (Doc ID 2454179.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 09, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Product Hub Cloud Service - Version 11.13.18.05.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When attempting to create a Category within the Procurement Functional Area Catalog, the following error occurs:

An object of type CATEGORY_CODE with the name {:CATEGORY_CODE} already exists. Enter a unique name.


The issue can be reproduced with the following steps:
1. Navigate to Setup and Maintenance -> search and open the task Manage Functional Area Catalogs
2. Select the Procurement area catalog and open for editing
3. Select Create Category ('+') symbol
4. Enter Category Name, Category Code, Description, Start Date and select Ok

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Cause

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