Is It Possible To Create a Document Sequence Using Alpha Numeric Characters?

(Doc ID 1358122.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 16, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle General Ledger - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
General Ledger, Payables, Receivables, Order Management, Fixed Assets


You want to define a Document Sequence using alpha numeric characters instead of using only numeric values.
e.g.: N1, N2, or even having the year used such as 2006-2007000001

When attempting to enter an Initial Value for the document sequence other than numeric values, the following message is displayed at the bottom of the application:
FRM-50006: Legal Characters 0-9 + and -


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