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ERROR "DATA BEING ADDED CONFLICTS WITH EXISTING DATA. (18,2)" ON CONTRACT ADMINistration (Doc ID 2523288.1)

Last updated on MAY 02, 2019

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise HCM Human Resources - Version 9.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When adding a new row on Contract Administration when only future dated contracts exist for the EmplId, the following generic error occurs: 

ERROR
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Data being added conflicts with existing data. (18,2)
When adding a new item to the database, the system found a conflicting item already exists.
This problem can happen if another user has entered similar information at the same time as you. Note the changes you have made, cancel the page, then retry your changes.
If the problem persists, it may be because of an application or other programming error and should be reported to technical support staff.
This error occurs when the keys on the record being inserted match a record that is already in the database. The application must ensure that each inserted record has unique keys.


STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Navigate to Workforce Administration -> Job Information -> Contract Administration -> Update Contracts
2. Choose any active contract for an Employee with a future date exists
3. Under Contract Type/Clauses page, add a new effective dated row.
4. When Save the page, the above error occurs

Changes

 

Cause

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