E-PIA: Encountering "The URI To Be Decoded Is Not Valid Encoding" When Saving Accounting Rules

(Doc ID 2252912.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 06, 2017

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.55 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On : Project Costing 9.2 Image 21, Configuration and Setup

When attempting to save Accounting rules, the user gets the following errors:

 "cookieObject.setCookie -> The URI to be decoded is not valid encoding

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1.Navigate to Financials/Supply Chain > Product Related > Project Costing > General Options > Accounting Rules in Demo
2.Open a existing record using Project Business Unit = 'CAN01' and Resource General Ledger Unit = 'CAN01' in the Accounting Rules search page.
3.Select any record from the result, save the record and the error message pops up. Selecting the Return to Search button will also produce the same error message.

The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, we cannot add or update accounting rules and therefore cannot bill or recognize revenue for project transactions.


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