Opening the Additional Assignment Details dff receive: APP-FND-00676: The Flexfield Routine FDFGDC Cannot Read the Default Reference Field Specified for this Descriptive Flexfield

(Doc ID 1062721.1)

Last updated on JULY 19, 2016

Applies to:

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


When opening the Additional Assignment Details dff in the Applicant Quick Entry screen receive the error:

APP-FND-00676: The flexfield routine FDFGDC cannot read the default reference field specified for this descriptive flexfield. The developer specified a context field (via the Register Descriptive Flexfields form) that does not exist in this block of this form.
Action: Contact your system administrator, and choose another default reference field for this descriptive flexfield.

The error does not appear when using the dff in the Assignment screen.


The dff is defined with a context field CHANGE_REASON.
When that context is not used, the error doesn't appear.


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