Can we Register fields other than ATTRIBUTE fields in Descriptive Flexfields (DFF) in Oracle Receivables and Collections Modules ?

(Doc ID 1586631.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 03, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Receivables - Version and later
Oracle Advanced Collections - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


 Is it possible to register other fields apart from ATTRIBUTE 1...ATTRIBUTE XX IN DFF and use it in Receivables and Collections modules?


1. Register "Comments" as valid DFF segment using the following navigation:

Flexfields --> Descriptive FF --> register
Query for Title='Customer Information'
Click on "Columns" and now enable "Comments"
2. Now define the DFF "Customer Information"
add Comments as one of segment column to this DFF's context
Compile the DFF definition .
3. NAV Collections -> Collections
Query for account number and navigate to “accounts” tab and error appears.

APP-FND-1024 : Cannot read from field CUST_ACCT_OVERVIEW.COMMENTS
The field “COMMENT” is not available in CUST_ACCT_OVERVIEW block.


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