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Generate Accounts Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) (Doc ID 147347.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 17, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Assets - Version and later
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Generate Accounts


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Generate Accounts Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Also applicable on R12 customers utilizing workflow.

Questions and Answers

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Questions and Answers
 1. What does the Generate Accounts process do?
 2. What accounts are generated by the Generate Accounts process?
 3. How do I submit the Generate Accounts (FAGDA) process?
 4. How do I find error messaging that helps me resolve issues when Account Generator has errors?
 5.When I use Workflow in R12, and it goes into error, why is the error message fairly generic like:
 6. How do I determine if I am using the Default Workflow process, a custom process, or the Upgraded Flexbuilder Rules?
 7. Can I turn off the Generate Accounts process?
 8. The Generate Accounts has been running for hours/days, what should I do?
 9. The depreciation process completed, but the Generate Accounts process (FAGDA) is still running, what should I do?
 10.  How can I customize the Account Generator Workflow?
 11.  I have customized Workflow to send error messages via email, but it is not doing so when it should.  Why is that?
 12. I modified my FA Account Generator workflow, can I truncate the FA_DISTRIBUTION_ACCOUNTS table to regenerate the new accounts?
 13. What profile options affect the Generate Accounts process?
 14. I am using upgraded rules, how do I see the procedure used to build the account?
 15. How do I submit the Generate Accounts process from the command line?
 16. I have modified workflow and saved the modifications to a wft (text) file, how do I apply these changes to the database?
 17.  What should I consider when upgrading to R12 and determining if I want to continue to use Account Generator or use SubLedger Accounting solely?
 18.  How do I enable Workflow on R12 if I decide to continue to use it?

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