Error when attempting to delete a record: 'Message Dictionary couldn't open the 800 application message file...' - on clicking 'OK' displays error PER_449912_FUT_GRD_CHG

(Doc ID 463149.1)

Last updated on JULY 19, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Human Resources - Version 11.5.9 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
PERWSSPP - Grade Step Placement
***Checked for relevance on 16-Aug-2013***


When attempting to delete a record in Grade step placement form, the following error occurs:


Message Dictionary couldn't open the 800 application message file.
Message Diction Error. A file pathname could not be constructed for the application 800. This error often indicates that the Application Basepath (e.g. FND_TOP) or Subdirectory (APPLMSG) environment variables do not have a valid value.

Once the OK button of this error message is clicked, the following error message appears:


Steps To Reproduce:

1. Using a HRMS Manager responsibility
2. Navigate to People --> Enter and Maintain
3. Query for the specific employee
4. Click the Assignment button
5. Click the Others button --> choose Grade step --.> Grade step placement form
6. Alter the effective date properly
7. Delete the record you want to be removed
8. Choose Next - Remove next change


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