Error 'You are not Setup as an Employee. To access this form you need to be an employee' when accessing Purchase Orders form (Doc ID 359143.1)

Last updated on MARCH 27, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Purchasing - Version 11.5.10 to 12.1.3 [Release 11.5 to 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
POXPOEPO.fmb
***Checked for the relevance on 27-Apr-2014***

Symptoms

User has been already attached to active employee, but still unable to open POXPOEPO.fmb with error
    "You are not setup as an employee. To access this form you need to be an employee"

Steps to reproduce
1. Responsibility = Purchasing
2. Navigation = Purchase Orders > Purchase Orders
Same issue can be occurred on 'Buyer Work Center' in R12 but with slightly different error message 
    "You must be a worker to access this page"
Steps to reproduce
1. Responsibility = Purchasing
2. Navigation =  Buyer's work center > Requisition

Changes

New upgrade.

Cause

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