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Oracle Web ADI Erroring During Template Upload: Unable to get property 'parentWindow' of undefined or null reference (Doc ID 2763022.1)

Last updated on JUNE 07, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Web Applications Desktop Integrator - Version 12.1.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When attempting to upload journal entries via Web Application Desktop Integrator (WebADI), the following error occurs.

ERROR
-----------------------
Script Error

An error has occurred in the script on this page.

Line: 5584
Char: 1
Error: Unable to get property <parentWindow> of undefined or null reference
Code: 0
URL: http://<HOSTNAME>.<DOMAIN>:<PORT>/OA_HTML/cabo/jsLibs/Common2_3_6_9.js


Steps to recreate the issue:
1) Create a new template.
2) Enter data into the template.
3) Submit the template upload via the Add-In  -> Oracle -> Upload menu.
4) The error is seen.

This is occurring for some users and not all.
Excel Add-in's Foxit and ADFDI are not installed on the computers of the users seeing the issue.
Excel has been re-installed on these computers and the issue remains.

Internet Explorer (IE) version 11 is being used.

Changes

 None noted.

Cause

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