My Oracle Support Banner

Unable to Progress Order : ERROR : &USER Is Not A Valid Employee (Doc ID 1572097.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 22, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Order Management - Version 12.1.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On : 12.1.3 version, Transaction Entry

When attempting to progress order, the following error occurs.


The person who entered the order, &User, is not a valid employee

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Responsibility: Order Management Super User & SYSINTERFACE
2. The order source for the order 602727 is 'Master Distributors Sales Orders"

select * from oe_order_sources
where order_source_id=1022
1022 - Master Distributors Sales Orders

'Order Import' program was scheduled with ‘SYSINTERFACE’ user as part of concurrent program scheduling

3. Drop Ship orders entered by someone (SYSINTERFACE) who no longer cannot be modified/changed
Errors appears when trying to update or progress the order.


To view full details, sign in with your My Oracle Support account.

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started!

In this Document

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a million knowledge articles and a vibrant support community of peers and Oracle experts.