E-PRCS: Printer Output type is not taken by default though its set explicitly at the process level.

(Doc ID 2300092.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 05, 2017

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.50 to 8.54 [Release 8.4]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

1. -Navigate to PeopleTools >>Process Scheduler >>System Settings
  -Goto the Process Output type Tab.
  -In the Process Type drop down, select Application engine.
  -Select the Default Output as "WEB" by clicking on the check box.

2. -Navigate to PeopleTools >>Process Scheduler >>Processes
  -Select AEMINITEST application engine process.
  -Goto the Destination tab.
  -In the "Output Destination Options" section, select the type as "PRINTER".
  -In the "Destination Source" drop down select "Process definition".
  -Save the process.

3. -Navigate to PeopleTools >>Process Scheduler >>System Process Requests
  -Select the Run control ID.
  -Click on the RUN button and see the required result.

While running the particular process, the default output type and format would be WEB and HTML whereas it has to be Printer and LP

Cause

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