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Batch Element Entry (BEE) Error: ORA-20001: 'Validation of the batch lines has failed' (Doc ID 2037663.1)

Last updated on MAY 17, 2017

Applies to:

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


When trying to upload element data to a set of employees using Batch Element Entry, the process is validated and seems to be transferred giving a request ID,  but the Batch Header status shows 'Transfer Incomplete'. On the other hand, the Assignment Process Results shows "Error" status.  Log file shows an error message, but when you open the Messages form from Assignment Process Results, there are no messages.

Error ORA-20001: Validation of the batch lines has failed
ORA-06512: at "APPS.HR_UTILITY", line 939
ORA-06512: at "APPS.PAYPLNK", line 4792
ORA-06512: at line 2 has occurred in table payplnk.

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Create batch
2. Run Validate and Transfer batch
3. Batch status shows Transfer Incomplete


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