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Unable To Hire Applicant, Errors: ORA-20001 A Value Has Been Provided For a Non-Enabled or Non-Existent Descriptive Flexfield Segment (Doc ID 1571904.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 14, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Self-Service Human Resources - Version 12.1.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When attempting to hire an applicant from Manager Self Service, the following error occurs.

ORA-20001 A value has been provided for a non-enabled or non-existent descriptive flexfield segment. (SEGMENT=TOWN_OR_CITY) (VALUE=Bangalore)

Steps to Reproduce:
The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

1. Manager Self service - Hire


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