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FAQ on Manage Geographies (Doc ID 1330900.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 23, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Trading Community Model - Version 11.1.4.0.0 and later
Oracle Fusion Trading Community Model Cloud Service - Version 11.1.4.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Purpose

Various Frequently Asked Questions for Geographies

Questions and Answers

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In this Document
Purpose
Questions and Answers
 --- Goal ---
 1. How can we make different address attributes mandatory ? How can we have different set of mandatory attributes for each country ?Can we change mandatory attributes or mandatory field even if we already have transactions using previous data ?
 2. What is the purpose of Define Geographies ? Is it meant only to create validation data for Locations ? OR is there anything else to it ?

 3. Do we have to maintain same country address formats in both these places (Geography Validation and address format) ?
 4. Why the field county on address does not show as LOV even if geography validation has set field to be LOV for country Ireland ?
 5. When LOV is enabled for a field (e.g. City), and Geography Validation is not enabled on it, does it mean that, we can add new Cities while defining new address ?
 6. Is there any possibility to change values of imported field value ? And what will be impact of deleting the value ?
 7. How do we get Alternate names for Geography with Import ?

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