R12:JL:AP: Globalization Flexfield Should not Be Enabled for All Organizations (Doc ID 1612494.1)

Last updated on JUNE 09, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Financials for the Americas - Version 12.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 12.1 version, Brazil AP Globalization


The system shows GDF Flexfield enabled for all OUs.

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

1. Responsibility: Oracle Payables
2. Path: Suppliers -> Entry

Only need GDF Flexfield enabled for specific OUs.

Globalization flexfields is used only for Brazil, for example.
Do not want to see the globalization flexfields update icon on any other country/OU/LE.
Need to make sure all other countries other than Brazil do not have it enabled.
At the same time, need to make sure it is flexible if the user needs to use more localizations in the future.

The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot see the system working properly.

Cause

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