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R12: AP: After Upgrade To R12.2.6 For Invoices Entered For Newly Created Vendors Recieive Error: "FRM-40212 Invalid Value For Field (Doc ID 2385283.1)

Last updated on JUNE 23, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Payables - Version 12.2.6 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

1. DESCRIPTION OF THE LOSS OF FUNCTIONALITY
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In Oracle Payables, when a user attempts to enter a new invoice using the invoice workbench form (APXINWKB.fmb) the following error occurs:

ERROR
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FRM-40212: Invalid value for field VENDOR_NUMBER


2. STEPS OR EVENTS THAT LEAD TO THE ISSUE OCCURRING
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

1. Using Payables Manager responsibility

2. Navigate to Invoices :Entry >Invoices

3. The user enters: xx as the supplier number and receives the following message:

FRM-40212: Invalid value for field VENDOR_NUMBER


4. ENVIRONMENT IN WHICH ISSUE IS OBSERVED
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Product: Oracle Payable
Release: 12.2.6
Database: No information provided because the issue is not database or platform specific.
Platform: Linux
Instances Affected: Test and Production
System Names: This information is not relevant for the resolution of the issue.
Affecting Certain Users? The issue is consistently observed with all the users.


5. EXPECTED OR ACCEPTABLE RESULT
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Able to enter an invoice for this supplier without receiving the error.


6. WHAT IS WORKING
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This information is not required for further clarification.

Cause

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