Procurement Contracts not Sorting in Proper Numeric Order (Doc ID 2110169.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 24, 2016

Applies to:

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


On : 12.1.3 version, Contracts Repository

Find that Procurement Contracts are sorted as alphanumeric, not numeric. Oracle Generates procurement contracts as numeric.

If you have contract numbers as 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11

This will sort as follows


This should be sorted as 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11

Expectation is to be sorted as numeric.

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Contracts Workbench admin responsibility
2. Contracts >> Contracts
3. Advanced Search
4. Enter Operating Unit, Currency
5. Click on Go
Contract numbers are returned in sorted as alphanumeric


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