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Error Received When Try To Delete Step From a Grade Ladder “You Cannot Delete This Step Because Employee Positions Are Placed on It. First Delete the Position That Use This Grade Step“ (Doc ID 2896635.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 20, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Human Resources - Version 12.2.8 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When attempting to delete one Step or multiple Steps from an existing Grade Ladder
the following error occurs:

ERROR
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You cannot delete this step because employee positions are placed on it. First delete the position that use this grade step




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

1. (N) HRMS Manager responsibility -> Total Compensation -> Total Compensation Setup Wizard
2. Select a Business Area as Grade/Step Progression
3. Search by Name -> hit Go -> Click on Update pencil
4. For Task Step / Add steps to grades -> click on Go to task
5. For needed step click on Update -> Use Delete button for needed Step  -> Click Finish and navigate trough wizard to last page (Step 7 of 7)
6. Update mode in use is Correction -> click on Submit
7. Process end in error -> "You cannot delete this step because employee positions are placed on it. First delete the position that use this grade step"

Changes

 N/A

Cause

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