In the BWC, Encounter 'Select a valid value' Error for UOM (Doc ID 1379124.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 19, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle Purchasing - Version: 12.1.3 and later   [Release: 12.1 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms


Oracle Applications 12.1.3

In the Buyer Work Center, when attempting to Save or Submit a Purchase Order with a Line whose UOM is a prefix of some other UOM in the LOV (e.g., selecting UOM = 'A' or 'EA' when UOMs 'AB' and 'EACH' exist in the LOV), the user encounters the following error:
Error:
Unit - Select a valid value.


Steps to Reproduce:
1. Nav: Buyer Work Center > Orders
2. Set Create = Standard Purchase Order and click Go
3. Populate the Header information
4. In the Lines tab, select from the LOV a UOM that is a prefix of some other UOM
    (e.g., select 'EA' when 'EACH' also exists)
5. Click on Submit
6. The following error appears:
Error
Row 1 Unit - Select a valid value.



Changes

Added a new UOM

Cause

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