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Cannot AutoCreate Requisition Into PO When Emergency PO Has Been Cancelled (Doc ID 2404443.1)

Last updated on MARCH 15, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Purchasing - Version 12.2.5 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On : 12.2.5 version, Purchase Order

When attempting to autocreate a requisition, for which an emergency PO has been cancelled, into a purchase order, the following error occurs:

This document already exists. Please choose the Add To document Action to add to this document.

And when attempting to add to, the following error is raised:

This document does not exist. Please choose the Create document Action to create a new document.

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Create a requisition in iProcurement and while doing so, check "I need a purchase order number immediately".
2. After approving the requisition, navigate to AutoCreate and autocreate the requisition into a purchase order.
3. Approve the PO.
4. Then cancel the emergency PO by choosing Tools > Control > Cancel PO.
5. Then navigate to AutoCreate and attempt to autocreate the requisition into a PO again. At this moment the above mentioned error is raised.


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