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"Error Generating Report Output" When Printing an Applicant and Job Posting Title Includes '&' (Doc ID 1637775.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 20, 2023

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise HCM Talent Acquisition Manager - Version 9.2 to 9.2 [Release 9]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When a Job Posting Description Type contains a “&” sign, then a error is displayed when you “Print Job Opening”

Error happens when you use the ampersand sign “ & “

 Error generating report output (235,2309) PSXP_RPTDEFNMANAGER.ReportDefn.OnExecute Name:ProcessReport PCPC:64640 Statement 1595
Called from: HRS_JOB_OPENING_MANAGER.OBJ_OBJ_HRS_JOB_OPENING.BUS.JO.OnExecute Name: PrintJobOpening Statement: 1795
Called from:HRS_JO_PRINT.GBL.HRS_JO_PRNT_WRK.HRS_PRVW_PB.FieldChange Statement4

Error occurred during the process of generating the output file from template file, XML data file, and translate XLIFF file

Steps to reproduce the issue:

1. Add a new Job Posting Description which contains the “&” sign
    Main Menu > Set Up HCM > Product Related > Recruiting > Posting Description

2. Add the New Description to the Job Opening Posting Template
    Main Menu > Set Up HCM > Product Related > Recruiting > Templates > Job Opening Posting Template

3. Link the Description to a Job Opening
   Main Menu > Recruiting > Search Job Openings

4. Click on Job Opening Description > Select Details > Job Postings
5. Click on Posting Title and Add the new Description type

6. Make sure you click on save prior to printing

7. Click on Print Job Openings and receive the error.




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