R12: Receive Error 'Category is Invalid, or Category is Invalid For The Item Cause' When Entering Line Details In Complex Purchase Order Via Buyer Work Center (Doc ID 2044638.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 26, 2015

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

When attempt to enter line details in Complex PO via Buyer Work Center ,receive the following error :
 
Error

Line 1 - Category is invalid, or category is invalid for the item Cause: You entered an invalid category. Action: Enter a valid category. Cause: You entered a category that is invalid for the item that you entered. Action: Enter a valid category for the item.

Cause

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