Need Help Resolving APP-PAY-50076 Error

(Doc ID 2352002.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 24, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Payroll - Version 12.1.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On : 12.1.2 version, Element Types, Links, Entries

When attempting to add a new earnings element.
the following error occurs.

APP-PAY-50076: The supplied base name, "XXXXX", is invalid because it is already used by a user template within the same business group.

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. deleted existing element XXXXX and save
2. Add back the same element XXXXX
see error


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