Changing Employee Numbering From Automatic To Manual, Errors: APP-FND-01022: The flexfield on this field contains a flexfield bind variable with a :BLOCK.FIELD reference.
Last updated on JUNE 01, 2018
Applies to:Oracle Human Resources - Version 12.2.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
On : 12.2.4 version, Flexfield Issues
When attempting to change Employee Numbering & Contingent Worker Number from Automatic to Manual the following error occurs
APP-FND-01022: The flexfield on this field contains a flexfield bind variable with a :BLOCK.FIELD reference. This prohibits operation in the mode that optimizes performance over a wide-area network.
To continue using this form, have the system administrator either remove all :BLOCK.FIELD references, or turn off wide area operation by setting the profile option - Flexfields:Validate On Server to N. The reference may be in a WHERE_CLAUSE token passed into the flexfield definition in the form, a WHERE clause in a table-validated value set, or a default value for one of the segments of this flexfield.
Steps to Reproduce:
The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. (N) Work Structures > Organization > Description
2. Search Organization
3. Business Group > Other
4. Select Business Group Information
5. Open the flex field
6. Change the employee numbering from Automatic to Manual
8.Error from above occur
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