Error "Cannot Change Current Or History Record...." On Course Description, In Update/Display Mode (Doc ID 2047117.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 18, 2015

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise HCM Human Resources - Version 9.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When a user tries to copy text from the Description note on Course in Training Administration and selects a different tab on the page the system issues the following error:
Cannot change Current or History Record unless in correct mode (15,1)


1. Go to Administration Training, Define Course/Cost Details, Courses
2. Update/Display mode, Search and select Course K003, click on tab Description
3. Highlight the Text to copy it and Select Copy
4. Click another tab and the following error is displayed

"Cannot change current or history records unless in Correction mode. (15,1)

You have attempted to change a record that is effective dated, and the record contains an effective date that makes it either the current record or a historical record. Either use the Add (+) button to create a new record with a future effective date, or change your mode to Correction."

This can also be replicated using the follow Path Set Up HCM,Product Related, Enterprise Learning,Courses

Issue is related to the length of the text being copied


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