How to default value from Descriptive Flexfield in Sales products for existing records. (Doc ID 246465.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 08, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle TeleSales - Version 11.5.9 to 12 [Release 11.5.9 to 12.0]
Oracle Sales Online - Version 11.5.9 to 11.5.10.2 [Release 11.5.9 to 11.5.10]
Oracle Sales - Version 11.5.10.2 to 12 [Release 11.5.10 to 12.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 05-Oct-2013

Symptoms

Setting up Person/Organization Information for Sales products Telesales(OTS), Sales
Online (OSO) or Sales (ASN) the new segment is setup to have a default value for Current Date displayed, this is coming up 
with a blank field instead of the expected default value. 
 
Navigation Path:

1)  System Administrator
2)  Application -> Flexfield -> Descriptive -> Segments 
3   Query:  Application: Oracle Receivables, Title: Person Information / Organization 
Information
4)  Defined a Segment "Oracle Test" 
  Validation: 
     Value set: 1 char 
     Default Type: Constant 
     Default Value: N 
  All 'Enabled' 
  All 'Displayed' 
5)  Freeze/Compile flexfield definition. 

Changes

 

Cause

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