Error Msg On 3rd Party Contracts : Cookieobject.setcookie - > The URI to be decoded is not a valid encoding (Doc ID 2246342.1)

Last updated on JUNE 23, 2017

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise CS Student Financials - Version 9.2 and later
PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.55 to 8.55 [Release 8.4]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : Campus Solutions 9.2 version, Tools 8.55   Payment Plans/Deferral Contract/Third Party Contracts
Third party contracts with a special character in their name create the following error message when students are added, or cancelled from thecontract.

Cookieobject.setcookie - > The URI to be decoded is not a valid encoding (no
error number)

The error is also returned when saving new contracts with an % or & in the name  (Name is the Key in the TP_CONTRACT table)

an example would be a third party contract number of 50%Tut&hou   to transfer 50% of tuition and housing charges to your third party sponsor.


the following error occurs.

ERROR
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Cookieobject.setcookie - > The URI to be decoded is not a valid encoding

 

This is not application specific and will occur when a key field is saved with a special charactor such as &%.

STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Student Financials > payment plans > third party contract > assign

BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot cancel the student

Cause

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