Master KM: Guide to Work Definitions including FAQ, Troubleshooting and Common Issues
(Doc ID 2678684.1)
Last updated on JUNE 27, 2023
Applies to:Oracle Fusion Manufacturing Cloud Service
Information in this document applies to any platform.
The purpose of this document is to provide a complete guide to Work Definitions in manufacturing cloud.
This document will give an overview of Work Definitions, address frequently asked questions and help troubleshoot common issues.
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|Work Definitions in Manufacturing
|Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
|Is it possible to have operation items with negative quantities?
|Is there a limit to the number of standard operations that can be defined?
|Can operation items be automatically assigned (similar to work order) using work definition FBDI?
|What are the best practices for creating large ATO Model structure work definition?
|Are there audit trails for work definition?
|How to add ad hoc operation item or operation item with higher quantity that item structure?
|Why is it not feasible to edit an automatic work definitions?
|How to create view only (read only access) work definition and work execution role in fusion?
|Why does the work definition show the current revision of item as of date though a future revision is created for the item in future dated work definition version?
|Work Definition and association to Item Structure
|Dates validation in item, work definition, work order
|User is not able to assign Adhoc Items to a work definition
|Operations or Structure not visible in the work definition
|Changes to current work definitions version overwrites end dated versions of work definitions
|How to resolve the below error: The provided work definition version start date dd/mm/yy hh:mm AM is invalid. It must be later than or equal to revision date dd/mm/yy hh:mm AM of item abcd. (WIS-4440183)?
|Not able to assign person name ‘<person name>’ under resource instances of Labor type resource.
|Cannot edit the ‘Serialization’ field at work definition operation level
|End dated work definition names can be queried in work definition name LOV while creating a work definition
|While creating a Work order, following error occurred: Work Order cannot be created because a primary work definition is not available for the item (WIE-4425584)
|Disabled / End-dated Components Still Show in Item Structure Pane of Work Definition and Report
|Issues for operation items with quantities in decimals
|Unable to view multi level item structure in Work Definition for ATO items
|Not able to copy descriptive flexfield in work definition
|Automatic conversion does not happen as well as the green checkbox is not updated based on change in UOM on work definition
|Back to back supply order fails to create a work order with the error: The work order creation failed because there is an incomplete operation assignment in the ATO model work definition as of work definition date 2020-11-11. (WIS-4440484)
|For an item with Build in WIP parameter set as No in PIM, system does not prevent work definition creation, but work order creation is not allowed.
|Work definition version cannot be submitted for approval
|Automatic work definition not created
When reassigning an existing item to a new operation in a new work definition version results in that items being shown as unassigned in the previous version with following error
|You cannot assign item xxxxxx to any operation because the item has already been assigned to operation XX. (WIS-4440173)
|Process Item Structure Changes to Work Definition does not updates changes to item structure using FBDI process
|Work Definition Page is getting refreshed automatically when adding components to the work definition operation.