EGL: A ChartField Value With Length More Than Chartfield Display Length Can be Added to Detail Record Using Tree Manager (Doc ID 2200687.1)

Last updated on APRIL 23, 2017

Applies to:

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

Goal

A Chartfield value with more than display length of the Chartfield can be added into detail record for the Chartfield from tree manger using the corresponding Chartfield tree. From Chartfield Values page it doesn't allow to type such a value on add mode, but allows when a values is added from tree manager.

Also the added values can be seen on chartfield values page & they can be used in transactions. In other words it allows to display chartfield values with length more than display length set for chartfield.

Please see attachment for further understanding.  Is this a defect ? How to get rid of this ?

Solution

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