E-SEC: User Receiving a Warning Message in Email Validate "The following Email Address has failed validation" (Doc ID 1069094.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 21, 2016

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.50 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
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Symptoms

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When attempting to add a email address in User Profile, the following error occurs.

ERROR
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Warning: The following Email Address has failed validation.
Either the address contains syntax error or the domain name is invalid or could not be verified.


STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Navigate to Peopletools > Security > User Profiles
2. Click the Email Address link
3. Add email address.

Cause

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