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R12: Getting Error 'Enter the mandatory value for contract segment in the Flexfield in the header' While trying to Modify Purchase Order (Doc ID 2646479.1)

Last updated on JULY 07, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Purchasing - Version 12.1.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
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Symptoms

On : 12.1.3 version, Purchase Order

When attempting to modify a purchase order with incomplete status,
the following error occurs.

ERROR

Enter the mandatory value for contract segment in the flexible key in the header.


Steps to reproduce:

1. Responsibility: Purchasing

2. In Descriptive Flexfield Segments Screen:

Application = Purchasing
Title = PO Headers

Prompt = Context
Default Value = CONTRACT

Context Field Values:
Code = CONTRACT
Name = CONTRACT
Description = Contract
Enabled is Checked to Yes.

3. Navigate to: Purchase Orders > Purchase Orders

4. Standard PO # XXXXX

   Status = Incomplete

   Trying to update, Getting the above mentioned Error message:

Changes

 

Cause

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