E-PIA: Error When Entering Special Characters In Field With Dynamic Prompt Table Edit

(Doc ID 2340571.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 23, 2018

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

On : PT 8.55 version

        Verified on PT 8.55.19


When trying to enter a value in a character field that has dynamic prompt table assigned, if the value entered contains special characters, such as '(', ')', '[', ']', '{', '}', such characters are immediately deleted from the field value.

If an existing value from the Prompt Table is selected, if the value returned contains any of those special characters, the record can be saved. Yet, when trying to modify its content by removing one or two of those characters, the following error occurs:

 

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Cause

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