iSupport Flexfield: Error 'Value Set Has An Incorrect Validation Type (U).'

(Doc ID 1075312.1)

Last updated on JUNE 29, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle iSupport - Version 12.1.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 29-Jun-2017***


In iSupport, after selecting the a Context  for the Service DFF, users get an error.

There are Value Sets defined for some segments, which work fine.
However, there is a Segment which has a Value Set that is referencing a custom Key Flexfield.
Setting the Validation Type to 'Special' generates the problem in iSupport.

* Error:
  "<Context Name> : The data that defines the flexfield on this field may be inconsistent.
   Please inform your system administrator that the value set YOUR_VALUESET_NAME has an incorrect validation type (U)."

The same DFF works fine in the Service Request form (CSXSRISR.fmb).
Why is it failing in iSupport?


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