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Applicant Hire: Change Manager Generates Error "The mandatory argument &ARGUMENT value cannot be null" in Manager Self-Service (Doc ID 1925327.1)

Last updated on JULY 07, 2020

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

On :  R12.HR_PF.B.delta.5 version, Hire, CWK Placement, Appl Hire

When attempting to hire an Applicant, when trying to change manager, the following error occurs.

The mandatory argument &ARGUMENT value cannot be null Cause: The mandatory argument &ARGUMENT has either not been specified or has been explicitly set to null in the API &API_NAME . Action: Either specify a value for the &ARGUMENT argument which is not null or contact your local support representative.



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


1. Responsibility: Manager Self Service
2. Function: "Applicant Hire and Rehire"

3. Select Applicant: Hire
4. Enter information about the Applicant in the following sections:

5. Click Next
6. See page "Applicant Hire: Assignment"

7. Click Next
8. See page "Applicant Hire: Select a Pay Action"
9. Click Next
10. See page: "Applicant Hire: Change Manager"
11. Enter information in the following seciton

12. Click Next and the error occurs.
  At the top of the page and in red below the field "Manager" displayed in the region
  "Assign a New Manager"


 

WORKAROUND
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Use Core HR (HRMS Manager responsibility).

Cause

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