FSG - Negative Amounts are Displayed with a Minus Sign Instead of Parentheses (Doc ID 104012.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 16, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle General Ledger - Version 11.5 to 12.1 [Release 11.5.0 to 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Program: RGRARG - Financial Statement Generator (FSG)


Symptoms

You ran an FSG (Financial Statement Generator) report and found that
one or more of your negative amounts is being displayed with a minus
sign, -XXX, instead of parentheses, (XXX).

You expect to see parentheses around all of your negative numbers,
since you have the profile option, Currency: Negative Format set to (XXX).

Cause

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