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E-WF: Submitting an AWE Approval with Field or Column Entries Containing Apostrophes Fails with 'Caught Exception: Unexpected data type code: None. (180,605) EOAW_CORE.DEFN.AWTxn.OnExecute' Error (Doc ID 2715875.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 06, 2020

Applies to:

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


When using the Name field in the Header and XREF record for Approval Framework (AWE), and submitting a request that goes to approval, if the User Name has an apostrophe, the following PeopleCode error message is generated:

Due to this issue, Users with an Apostrophe in their name cannot submit any requests or transactions that have approvals required.




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