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Inventory Standard Datafix Instruction #8: Remove Old Physical Inventory Adjustments (Doc ID 1942897.1)

Last updated on JUNE 21, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Inventory Management - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


This document provides the detailed instructions for removing old Physical Inventory Adjustments that remain in the pending transactions table (Mtl_Material_Transactions_Temp). This is not necessarily a data corruption but is often a critical, urgent issue preventing period close. The material is often already corrected via other processes and the physical inventory should be closed.

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 Intructions. It will provide steps for fixing the data corruption.


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In this Document
 A - Identification Scripts.
 B - Verifying your File Versions.
 C -  Root Cause Analysis.
 1. Existing Root-Causes? No.
 2. New Root- Causes?
 D - Datafix.
 1. Identify
 2. Backup data.
 3. Run the datafix script
 4. Check the data.

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