GLXJEENT: Journal Entry Values STAT or Currency Entered with Decimals throwing Error FRM-40209

(Doc ID 1087481.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 25, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle General Ledger - Version 11.5 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Form: GLXJEENT.fmb - Journal Entry
This document replaces 157563.1 and 236570.1, which have been deleted.
***Checked for relevance on 18-May-2011***


Symptoms

When attempting to enter Qty for STAT units or Values for currency that contain decimal values on the General Ledger Journal Enter form, the following error occurs.

FRM-40209:Field must be of form FM99G999G999G999G999G999G0D00 (or some similiar value)


The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Login General Ledger responsibility
2. Navigate to Journals > Enter
3. Create a new journal and enter field STAT Qty with 5 decimals, or Currency value with some decimal values.

Cause

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