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EGL8.8+: ChartField Values Page Error 'Data Being Added Conflicts with Existing Data. (18,2)' When Adding New Chartfield With Same Effective Date (Doc ID 1121623.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 10, 2020

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise FIN General Ledger - Version 8.8 to 9.2 [Release 8.8 to 9]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When attempting to add a second value for Chartfield1 (same happens for Chartfield2 and Chartfield3) with the same effective date the following error occurs.

Steps to Replicate:

1. Navigate to Set Up Financials/Supply Chain > Common Definitions > Design ChartFields > Define Values > ChartField Values. Click on Chartfield1, add a new value A with effective date 01/01/1900 and save changes.
2. Add another new value B with the same effective date. Save changes and the error message will pop up.




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