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Payroll or Quick Pay Errors: 'Error was encountered when processing Element Type [ELEMENT NAME]' (Doc ID 1934600.1)

Last updated on JUNE 26, 2017

Applies to:

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


When attempting to Run Quickpay or Payroll process, the following error occurs.

Error was encountered when processing assignment [assignment number]
Error was encountered when processing Element Type [element name]

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


  1. Login to HRMS Manager
  2. Navigate to People> Enter & Maintain
  3. Query Employee > Assignment
  4. Make element entry
  5. Run Quick pay and error



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