My Oracle Support Banner

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 11.5.10.2 [Release 11.5.9 to 11.5.10]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

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.

Cause

To view full details, sign in with your My Oracle Support account.

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started!


In this Document
Symptoms
Cause
Solution
References


My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a million knowledge articles and a vibrant support community of peers and Oracle experts.