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Customization in Oracle Applications (Doc ID 743490.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 22, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Order Management - Version 11.5.9 to 12.2.3 [Release 11.5 to 12.2]
Oracle Application Object Library - Version to [Release 11.5]
Oracle Shipping Execution - Version 12.1.3 to 12.1.3 [Release 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


This note explains how CUSTOM library and form personalization can be used in Oracle Applications forms processing, provides an understanding of different methods of customizations, troubleshooting, sample examples and Limitations.


This note is intended for any users who is aware of Oracle form properties and Oracle Applications.

This scope of this note is to understand what customizations customers do. 

Examples are provided here for CUSTOM library, Form personalization to enhance the functioning of Oracle Application forms can be used under there own risk.


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In this Document
 Overview of Customizing Oracle Applications
 Tools for Customizing Oracle Application
 Why to use Customization?
 Customizing Oracle Applications Using CUSTOM Library
 What is CUSTOM Library?
 Events Passed to the CUSTOM Library
 How to customize using CUSTOM library
 Preliminary setup
 Steps To Do
 Library Details
 CUSTOM Library Architecture
 How CUSTOM Library works?
 Sample Test cases
 Troubleshooting Customization
 Customizing using Form personalization
 Overview of Form Personalization
 Profiles Used in Form Personalization
 Sections of Form Personalization
 Some Test Cases
 Limitations of Form Personalization
 Moving Personalizations between instances
 Relationship between Form Personalization and CUSTOM library
 Comparison between Form personalization and custom library
 Apps check showing Customization details
 Other Sources

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