E-PC: ViewURL Peoplecode Function fails to open External URLs - throws Unauthorized access error

(Doc ID 2285972.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 18, 2017

Applies to:

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


ViewURL() function is failing to connect to 3rd party system.

ViewURL() PeopleCode Function and External Link Push Button fail to open external URLs.


When trying to open the external URL, one of the following outcomes may occur:

Error "You are not authorized to access this component. (40,20)" is returned;

Error "This content cannot be displayed in a frame"; or

A blank page is opened


Error is replicated in PT 8.55.13.  



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