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INVIDITM: "APP-INV-05157: You cannot delete a mandatory Category set" for Functional Area Product (Doc ID 1268164.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 03, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Item Master - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Form:INVIDITM.FMB - Define Item Information
Form:INVISDST.FMB - Define Default Category Sets


On in Production:
In the Master Items form (INVIDITM) the user cannot delete the category assignment for the category set that is the default for functional area "Product Reporting" (or "Product") due to the following error.

-- Error
APP-INV-05157: You cannot delete a mandatory Category set.

-- Steps
1. Go to Items-> Master Item.
2. Query for an item with Category Set "Product Category" (note this can be any category set that is the default for Functional Area "Product" or "Product Reporting")
3. Go to Tools-> Categories.
4. Press the Delete button to remove the category set from the Item.
5. Receive the error.

-- Business Impact
The user is not able to remove unwanted category set assignments from the Item.




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