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Inventory Standard Datafix Instruction #5: Fixing Serial Numbers With Leading Or Trailing Spaces (Doc ID 1376548.1)

Last updated on JUNE 07, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Inventory Management - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Spaces / White-space / Padded / Need Trimming


This document provides the detailed instructions for fixing wrong data caused by Serial Numbers having Trailing and/or Leading Spaces. Also this document will show all the available information regarding the Root Cause of this data corruption.

Please follow up this document in the following order:
A. Identification Scripts: This will confirm if you are having this data corruption.
B. Verifying your file versions: This will allow you and support to confirm if you are already in a known fixed version.
C. Root Cause Analysis. It shows all the relevant information about this issue Root Cause.
D. Datafix Intructions. It will provide steps for fixing the data corruption.


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In this Document
 A - Identification Scripts
 C -  Root Cause Analysis
 1. Serial Control Receipt
 2. Serial Duplication On Mobile
 3. Cycle Count Entry Creating Spaces
 4. Physical Inventory Allowing Spaces
 5. New Root Causes?
 D - Datafix
 1- Backup Data.
 2- Run Datafix.
 3- Commit.
 4. Check Results.

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