11i Forms Focus Issue - After Upgrading Clients To JRE 8 Cursor / Mouse Navigation No Longer Works When Switching Between Applications

(Doc ID 2117545.1)

Last updated on MAY 06, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Applications Technology Stack - Version 11.5.10.2 to 11.5.10.2 [Release 11.5.10]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

E-Business Suite 11.5.10.2, Forms for App Technology

ACTUAL BEHAVIOR
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Forms focus issue after upgrading clients to JRE 8

After upgrading the client to JRE8 there are form focus issues in Oracle Application 11i.

When submitting a search with a multi-record result block, mouse navigation is not possible in the multi-record block after switching to another application and switching back to Oracle Applications.

EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
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The focus issue should not occur.

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


1.  Upgrade to JRE8 as per <Note 290807.1> - Deploying JRE (Native Plug-in) for Windows Clients in Oracle E-Business Suite 11iDelete Reference
2.  Login to an E-Business 11i form
3.  Submit a search with a multi-record result, switch to another application and then switch back.



BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, user productivity is effected

Changes

 Customer upgrade JRE version to 1.8.0_45 or higher

Cause

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