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E-ES: Suggestions Search Error "Authorization Error -- Contact your Security Administrator" And Clicking 'Enter' or the Magnifying Glass Icon in Global Search Gives Error "Function 'onReadyState' Error: Invalid or unexpected token" (Doc ID 2966073.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 18, 2023

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.59 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When placing the mouse cursor in the Global Search field, it returns message:

The issue is reproducible with the following steps:
1. Login.
2. Place the mouse cursor in the Global Search field to get Suggestions Search results.
3. Observe the message that is returned: "Authorization Error -- Contact your Security Administrator"
4. Inform a keyword for the search and hit the Enter key.
   A javascript error pops up in the browser and the page was just spinning.
    Error in the browser:
    Function 'onReadyState' Error: Invalid or unexpected token
    Error stack:
    SyntaxError: Invalid or unexpected token
        at LaunchURL (https://<hostname>/cs/<sitename>/cache/PT_PAGESCRIPT_FMODE_MIN_1.js:678:7)
        at net2.ContentLoader.onload (https://<hostname>/cs/<sitename>/cache/PTS_INTELLISEARCH_JS_win0_MIN.js:377:132)
        at net2.ContentLoader.onReadyState (https://<hostname>/cs/<sitename>/cache/PT_AJAX_NET_MIN_1.js:264:14)
        at req.onreadystatechange (https://<hostname>/cs/<sitename>/cache/PT_AJAX_NET_MIN_1.js:141:22).




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