R12: How To Overcome Error Message "You must enter a value to search. Values cannot start with "%" or "_""?

(Doc ID 2323027.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 31, 2017

Applies to:

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

Goal

Getting below error while selecting GO for some LOV's when no character is entered or % is directly provided

You must enter a value to search. Values cannot start with "%" or "_"

Is this expected feature and how to overcome this?
 

Solution

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