NumberFormatException: For input string: "" When Canceling Hire in Manager Self-Service

(Doc ID 2095144.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 25, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Self-Service Human Resources - Version 12.1 HRMS RUP7 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
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Problem Statement:

During hire flow using Manager Self-Service, clicking "Cancel" in "Hire: Select A Pay Action" page throws following error.

Error Page  
Exception Details.  
oracle.apps.fnd.framework.OAException: java.lang.NumberFormatException: For input string: ""
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.OAException.wrapperException(
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.OAException.wrapperException(
## Detail 0 ##
java.lang.NumberFormatException: For input string: ""
at java.lang.Throwable.<init>(
at java.lang.NumberFormatException.forInputString(
at java.lang.Integer.parseInt(
at java.lang.Integer.parseInt(



Steps to Reproduce:

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

  1.  Login with Manager Self-Service responsibility.
  2.  Go to Hire page.
     (N) Hire
  3.  Enter details in "Hire: Enter Basic Details" page and click Continue.
  4.  Enter details in "Hire: Person Details" page and click Next.
  5.  Enter details in "Hire: Assignment" and click Next.
  6.  Click "Cancel" in the "Hire:Select A Pay Action" page.
  7.  Error Page
    You have encountered an unexpected error. Please contact System Administrator for assistance.



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