Change Order Number keeps Incrementing with Multiple Saves (Doc ID 1617805.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 20, 2015

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise SCM Purchasing - Version 9.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When updating a Dispatched Purchase Order, adding a value to the PO_REF field, when saving the PO, a change order number is incremented. 

Steps to recreate the issue:

  1. Set the PO Change template so that the PO_REF has Track Change and Reapprove boxes unchecked
  2. Create PO with dispatched status.
  3. Update the PO_REF field and Save the PO.
  4. The change order number incremented by 1. 
  5. Without leaving the Purchase Order, make another change to the PO_REF field and Save. 
  6. The Change Order has incremented again and will each time the above is done.

 

Cause

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