PAYWSDET: Create Element Gives an Error APP-FND-01206

(Doc ID 2245966.1)

Last updated on MARCH 22, 2017

Applies to:

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


Changed an element name (for example: 'Overtime' to 'Overtime OLD') and then tried to create a new element with same name ('Overtime'), but got an error.

APP-FND-01206: This record already exists. You entered a duplicate value or sequence of values that must be unique for every record.

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
Element Description Form > Change name


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