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ETL9.2: First operand of . is NULL, so cannot access member FindAppRecThread (180,236) When Comment Added For Saved Reported Row With Flag ON For "Include In Approval Comments" (Doc ID 2473377.1)

Last updated on MAY 11, 2022

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise HCM Time and Labor - Version 9.2 to 9.2 [Release 9]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When a User tries to add a new comment to a new row for an approved time., the following error occurs

First operand of . is NULL, so cannot access member FindAppRecThread. (180,236) EOAW_CORE.ApprovalManager.OnExecute Name:AddComments PCPC:12331 Statement:227
Called from:HMAF_AWE.WRAPPERS.ApprovalManager.OnExecute Name:AddComments Statement:25
Called from:TL_TR_COMMENT_EMPLID.SavePreChange Statement:68

The first operand of the dot operator is the NULL value, indicating the lack of any object value. As a consequence, the given method or property cannot be used.


1. Find a pay period where reported time has already been approved.
2. Insert a row with a Time Reporting Code and Task Profile ID that already exist on the page.
3. Save for Later
4. Enter comments with "Include in approval comments" flag selected
5. Save to trigger an error.


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