(Doc ID 1573235.1)

Last updated on JULY 18, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Self-Service Human Resources - Version 12.1 HRMS RUP5 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Attempting to change job for a employee through SSHR.  Getting an error on entering the new assignment details:

The mandatory argument object_version_number value cannot be null

Cause: The mandatory argument object_version_number has either not been specified or has been explicitly set to null in the API

Action: Either specify a value for the object_version_number argument which is not null or contact your local support representative.


Steps to Reproduce:

  1. Manager Self-Service
  2. Change Job
  3. [Action] for selected employee
  4. Changes should take effect on the effective date as entered below:  <Enter Date>
  5. [Continue]
  6. Enter assignment details > [Next]
  7. Error received



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