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Enter an Order Line Receives Error Processing Formula. The Modifier Value Is Null (Doc ID 2772504.1)

Last updated on APRIL 30, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Order Management - Version 12 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When attempting to enter a sales order line,
the following error occurs.

Shown on the sales order form:

 Error: Error in formula processing
  Formula: <Name of Formula>
  Step Number: 2
  The Modifier Value is null

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

setup modifiers using formula
formula used:

1. Responsibility: Order Management Super User (or equivalent)
2. Navigate to: Orders, Returns > Sales Orders
3. Query header or enter order header
4. Click on line items tab
5. Enter order line and save
6. Above error is shown on the sales order form:




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