Credit Memo API Error: AR_CREDIT_MEMO_API_PUB.CREATE_REQUEST Raises Error: The entered values for the descriptive flexfield are invalid (Doc ID 1409797.1)

Last updated on JULY 14, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Receivables - Version 11.5.10.2 to 11.5.10.3 [Release 11.5.10]
Oracle Receivables - Version 12.1.3 to 12.1.3 [Release 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Attempting to use the Credit Memo API (AR_CREDIT_MEMO_API_PUB.CREATE_REQUEST) and receive the following error:

The entered values for the descriptive flexfield are invalid

This is happening for invoices imported with autoinvoice. The problem appears because they have flexfields populated.

Cause

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