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Supplier Profile Update Approval Error Unable To Find Component With Absolute Reference = /oracle/apps/fnd/framework/webui/OADialogPopupRN (Doc ID 2100601.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 03, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle iSupplier Portal - Version 12.2.3 and later
Oracle Supplier Lifecycle Management - Version 12.2.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When attempting to approve any supplier profile updates, including Contact, Address, Business Classification and Products and Services, getting same error for all Profile update approvals except for bank accounts.

The profile update from the iSupplier is submitted with no issues, and the error is seen on the approval process.

## Detail 0 ##

oracle.adf.mds.MetadataDefException: Unable to find component with absolute reference = /oracle/apps/fnd/framework/webui/OADialogPopupRN, XML Path = null. Please verify that the reference is valid and the definition of the component exists either on the File System or in the MDS Repository.
at oracle.adf.mds.internal.MetadataManagerBase.findElement(
at oracle.adf.mds.MElement.findElement(

(This is one example.  Similar errors my be seen with other application navigation / filenames where the file is not loaded to the MDS Repository)

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. As the supplier submit profile change update
2. As the Supplier Administrator/approver: Approve profile updates for Address, Product and Services, Business Classification
3. Click Apply and error is shown


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