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Unable To Save Changes - Cost Cannot Be Negative. PRM - 001000010 (Doc ID 2526068.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 16, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Primavera Cloud Service - Version 18.11 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On: Oracle Prime Projects 18.11 version, Cloud: Resources and Cost

When trying to use Actuals from project (where there are some negative costs), the following error occurs when trying to save.
The problem is not caused when you load a negative actual, but when the cost for an entire period (i.e. month) is negative.

For example: Customer has a project where the cumulative actuals in May 2018 are negative.
This was caused by accounting entries transferring funds out of the project, which could happen for various reasons.
Most projects will have negative costs due to adjustments and various types of journal entries.

Unable to save changes.
Cost cannot be negative.
PRM - 001000010

The issue has the following business impact:
This has a large impact because customer is unable to save on the cash flow page with this error.


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