Receive Message 'You Cannot Update This Field When...' Or 'This Field Can not Be Updated...' In The Item Form INVIDITM.fmb

(Doc ID 1932995.1)

Last updated on JULY 10, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Item Master - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


This document provides solutions to resolve the below messages received when attempting to make an update or change to an Inventory Item in the Master Items or Organization Items form INVIDITM.fmb. A User could potentially receive one of the the following messages when trying to save the Item changes, depending on the change they are trying to make.

Note: These messages are typically not related to data corruption, they are related to the Item being active with outstanding onhand quantity, transactions, or active lots.


Please use this document in the following order:
A. Identification Scripts: This will confirm if you are having this data corrution.
B. Verifying your file versions: This will allow you and Support to confirm if you are already using a known fixed version.
C. Root Cause Analysis. It shows all the relevant information about this issue Root Cause.
D. Datafix Instructions. It will provide steps for fixing the data corruption.


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