PIM Getting Error Catalog Category already assigned when attempting to do Category Assignments (Doc ID 361058.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 03, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle Product Hub - Version 11.5.10.0 to 11.5.10.2 [Release 11.5]
Oracle Product Hub - Version 12.1.3 to 12.1.3 [Release 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
FORM:INVIDSCS.FMB - Define Category Set

Symptoms

On : 12.1.3 version, Catalog items

Category assignment is throwing error

When attempting to apply a category to an item, the following error occur.


ERROR
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The following Item assignments were not made as they are already assigned. The catalog setup for catalog XYZ Category Set does not allow assigning items to multiple categories.


STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1) Responsibility Development Manager
2) Navigate to Simple Item Search
3) Search for the problem item
4) Item Catalog > Item > Specifications > Category Assignments
5) Go to Classifications and category and try to assign 'XYZ Category Set' category to the item.

Cause

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