R12 AP: Supplier Organization Form Shows: Error: The Descriptive Flexfield PO_Vendors Is Not Compiled (Doc ID 834815.1)

Last updated on MAY 09, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Payables - Version 12.0.6 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
This problem can occur on any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 08-Dec-2015***

Symptoms

R12 Supplier Organization form has an error at the top

ERROR
Error: The descriptive flexfield with application name Purchasing(PO)and name Vendors(PO_Vendors) is not compiled.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Cannot compile the descriptive flexfield. It fails with:
APP-FND--00854 FDFBDF Cannot Find descriptive column information.

Cause

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