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Error "Java.lang.NullPointerException" when Clicking on Personalize Favourites (Doc ID 2060504.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 16, 2018

Applies to:

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


On : 12.1.3

When attempting to click the Performance Management function or Personalize button from the 'Favorites' section, the following error occurs.

Error Page
Exception Details.
oracle.apps.fnd.framework.OAException: java.lang.NullPointerException
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.OAException.wrapperException(
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.webui.OAWebBeanHelper.processRequest(
## Detail 0 ##
at oracle.apps.per.selfservice.talentmanagement.webui.PendingEmpActionsCO.processRequest(
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.webui.OAWebBeanHelper.processRequest(
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.webui.OAWebBeanContainerHelper.processRequest(
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.webui.beans.layout.OAHeaderBean.processRequest(

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

1. Log into Applications.

2. Go into responsibility "UK HR Manager Self-Service".
    This shows the 'Favorites' section on the right hand side, Top of the page.
    This shows a list of functions and also "Personalize" button.

    Click on either function related to Performance Management or "Personalize" button.
    Then the error is shown.


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