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FRM-40735: WHEN-VALIDATE-ITEM Trigger Raised Unhandled Exception ORA-29261 (Doc ID 2743640.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 28, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Application Object Library - Version 12.2.10 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


In EBS 12.2.10 Environment,

When changing a user's password in E-Business Suite (EBS), it generates the following error message:

FRM-40735: WHEN-VALIDATE-ITEM trigger raised unhandled exception ORA-29261

Another error you might encounter displayed on the screen when attempting a password change in the Users form is the following:

Oracle error -29261: ORA-29261: bad argument has been detected in FND_WEB_SEC_VALIDATE_PASSWORD

Steps to Reproduce
The issue can be reproduced by doing the following:

Responsibility = System Administrator

Navigate to Security: User Define

Query a user and attempt to change the user's password


Upgrade to EBS 12.2.10 / RDBMS


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