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Moving Organization into Organization Hierarchy, Errors: 'APP-PA-19052: You Cannot Delete/Update Link in Hierarchy Used by Oracle Projects' (Doc ID 1054377.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 05, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Human Resources - Version and later
Oracle Project Costing - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When attempting to move an organization within the organization hierarchy, the following error occurs.

Error APP-PA-19052: You cannot delete/update link in hierarchy used by Oracle Projects.
Cause: You cannot delete or update any hierarchy links of the organization hierarchy under the start organization specified for use by Oracle Projects.

Steps to Reproduce:
The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps.

1. Project Billing Super User > Setup > Resources and Organizations > HR Foundation > Work Structures > Organization > Hierarchy
2. Query the existing organization hierarchy
3. Enter the organization you would like to move in the subordinates region / click Save / Receive Warning

APP-PER-449081: Warning: This subordinate organization already exists in the hierarchy. If you want to move this organization to the new parent in the hierarchy, choose OK. Otherwise, choose Cancel to return without making changes.

  4. Click OK.


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