12.1.3: PBWC: Multiple PO Notifications When Submitted For Approval Multiple Times Via Specify Approval Options (Doc ID 1920573.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 21, 2016

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

On release 12.1.3, through the Purchasing Buyer Work Center (PBWC) users are able to submit a purchase order for approval multiple times via the 'Specify Approval Options: Standard Purchase Order XXX' page. This results in multiple duplicate PO Approval Workflow getting launched for the PO.

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. In the Purchasing responsibility, navigate to Buyer Work Center > Orders
2. Select a PO with status Incomplete
3. Click on the Go button for Select Order = Update
4. Click on the Approval options button
5. Choose the approval path
6. Click the 'Submit document' button multiple times

 

Cause

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