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Unable To Archive / Purge Even With A Permanently Closed Period In The Calendar (Doc ID 337508.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 23, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle General Ledger - Version 11.5.9 to [Release 11.5.9 to 11.5.10]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Unable to Purge Journals despite a period having status Permanently Closed. The error message
appears in the Archive and Purge form:
"You must permanently close at least one accounting period before you can archive or purge"

Steps to Reproduce
Log in with a GL responsibility
Permanently close a period
Navigate to Archive/purge screen: GL>Setup>System>Purge
on Journals tab, click on 'Archive Journals' check box.
The error message appears.


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