R12 Orphan Accounting Events Preventing Closing Period in Payables

(Doc ID 1125090.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 16, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Payables - Version 12.1.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When attempting to run the Period Close Exception Report for Payables the following error/message occurs.


There are some Unwanted accounting events in your system. Please run the sweep program to clean them.

If you do not wish to sweep any transaction, then please run the sweep before closing the accounting period, after all the transactions have been accounted.


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