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HCM: Using Microsoft SQL Database when Build Search Index HC_HR_JOB_DATA, Process PTSF_GENFEED Receives Error Message: 8601 - [Microsoft][SQL Server Native Client 11.0][SQL Server]Incorrect syntax near ')' (Doc ID 2858237.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 26, 2024

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise HCM Human Resources - Version 9.2 to 9.2 [Release 9]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Using Microsoft SQL Database when Build Search Index HC_HR_JOB_DATA, process PTSF_GENFEED receives status No Success because of a SQL Error

Steps to Replicate Issue:

Prerequisite - PS_NAMES_LNG table must have a row in the table
 1. Log in another Language as an Employee
 2. Navigate Employee Self Service tile > Person Details > Names
 3. Update Name
 4. Verify row exists for Language in table PS_NAMES_LNG


  1. Log in as Administrator
  2. Navigate to Peopletools > Search Framework >
  3. Build Search Index - HC_HR_JOB_DATA with parameters Full Index and All Languages
  4. and click Run process PTSF_GENFEED. Notice process runs to No Success with a SQL error in message log file.




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