MTL_ITEM_CATEGORIES_INTERFACE Error ORA-01401: Inserted Value too large for column (Doc ID 786418.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 21, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle Item Master - Version 12.1.3 and later
Oracle Product Hub - Version 12.1.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
This problem can occur on any platform.


In the MTL_ITEM_CATEGORIES_INTERFACE table the field CATEGORY_NAME is of type VARCHAR2(81), but the concatenated segments are larger than the combination in MTL_CATEGORIES_KFV.

When doing a manual insert the interface in order to test, the following error is encountered:

"ORA-01401: Inserted Value too large for column".

How to overcome this error and load CATEGORY_NAME with VARCHAR2 greater than 81?


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