Opening Costing Flexfield (Organization, Payroll, Element Link, Element Entry, or Assignment) Errors: APP-1050: This Flexfield Cannot be Opened Because it has no Displayed Segments. (Doc ID 115457.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 05, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Payroll - Version 11.5.10.2 to 12.2.2 [Release 11.5 to 12.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Attempting to look at Costing Information and encounter an error upon opening the flexfield -

"APP-1050: This flexfield cannot be opened because it has no displayed segments. Please Contact your System Administrator.

Modify your flexfield definition to display one or more segments.
This may also be caused by incorrect use of the DISPLAY token to the flexfield user exists in the form. In that case, please contact your Support Representative."



Click the OK button and get the second error message:

"APP-00730: This flexfield has an invalid value set. It may use a special value set that uses an Edit event user exit, and the user exit has failed.
If you are using a form on a graphical user interface (GUI) you have an invalid value set of a different type, possibly a table-validated value set where the table or view does not exist or where there is an invalid WHERE clause."



This error may also arise in the following places within the application where costing can be set up.

Costing LevelNavigation
Assignment People > Enter and Maintain > Others > Costing
Element Entries People > Enter and Maintain > Assignment > Entries
Element Link Compensation and Benefits > Link > Query Element Link
Organization Work Structures > Organization > Description > Select Org Classification > Other > Cost Information > Additional Information
Payroll Payroll > Description



Cause

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