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FAQ: iStore and TCA (party, party sites and account sites) (Doc ID 860387.1)

Last updated on JULY 11, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle iStore - Version to 12.2.5 [Release 11.5.10 to 12.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Trading Community Architecture (TCA)


The purpose of this document is to provide answers to common questions on how Oracle iStore interacts with TCA/Customer data.

Questions and Answers

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In this Document
Questions and Answers
 1. What is a Party layer and account layer in TCA?
 2. Which iStore profile option(s) or permission impact TCA data and how?
 3. Is there a way to stop automatic creation of account sites by iStore in AR completely?
 4. What are the key TCA tables involved in party and account site data?
 5. How TCA maintains relationships for users registered via iStore?
 6. Does iStore show party sites or account sites in Address LOV during checkout?
 7. Does iStore address LOV strip addresses by operating unit?
 8. Will changes to primary account site usage reflect in primary party site usage automatically?
 9. Your Business flow is not to allow iStore users to create their own Bill-To, instead, users should use Bill-to from related account.
    If change address capability was removed from user, how to default bill-to from related customer account?
 10. How to switch Primary Default Ship-To/Bill-To from Address X to Address Y?

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