Advance Search Page Errors Out with NullPointerException Error

(Doc ID 1937332.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

On : 12.1.3 version, Catalog items

When searching items using Advanced search and clicking on the display format the actions result in an Exception error.

The following error shows in the exception details:

ERROR
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oracle.apps.fnd.framework.OAException: java.lang.NullPointerException


STEPS
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1: Go to Advance search -> select VMRS/Provide part#/select any display format. It will provide search result.
2: Now right click to any part from search result and select “open in new tab”.
3: click on the newly open tab.
4: click on first tab where you have advance search result
5: Select other display format from drop down -> click on Go.



Cause

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