EGL: Long Description Field Missing From Flat File Layout For Journal Import. (Doc ID 1266806.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 14, 2016

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise FIN General Ledger - Version 9 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
****Checked for Currency on Jan-13-2014****

Symptoms

Issue:
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On Flat file journal import, description field is 30 characters whereas in PIA in the Journal entry component, journal header long description is 254 characters.


Expected Behavior
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Customer wants either increase the Description field or put a new field called Long description on Flat File Journal Import layout.


Steps:
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1.Create a text file for Flat file Journal import according to Peoplebooks
2.Upload the Flat file through General Ledger > Journal import > External flat files.

 

Changes

Code defect as reported by below bug:

BUG 11629347 - PSFT 2011983000-FLAT FILE JOURNAL IMPORT DESCRIPTION FIELD LENGTH IS 30 CHARACTE

Cause

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