R12: AP: Unable To Create Address And Sites Because Of The Following Error When Trying To Create The Site In Operating unit [X] : [This Site name already exists for this supplier]. (Doc ID 2019121.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 07, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Payables - Version 12.0.0 to 12.1.3 [Release 12.0 to 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 12.1.3 version, Supplier SupReports Merge Emp

When attempting to assign a new created supplier site to an existing OU
the following error occurs.

ERROR
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Address and Site Creation - Unable to create address and sites because of the following error when trying to create the site in operating unit [X]:[ This Site name already exists for this supplier].Either resolve this issue and try again or deselect the operating unit with the error and continue.
Note: any new address requires at least one site in order to be created.

STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Payables Responsibility
2. Create a new supplier
3. Create a new site
4. Assign new site to operating unit

Cause

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