Unable to Update Instance Status Description Field or Add Value to DFF Enabled (Doc ID 2012937.1)

Last updated on JULY 25, 2016

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

On 12.1.3:

It is not possible to update the flexfield on the Instance Statuses setup form
when an instance status is used:

message: 'Status &STATUS is being used by an Active Instance'

Cause

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