EAP: Vendor Bank Account Number field not long enough for Foreign Banks (+17characters)

(Doc ID 653004.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 15, 2016

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise FIN Payables - Version: 8.9 and later   [Release: 8.9 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

This document was previously published as Customer Connection Solution 201034837

Symptoms

The Bank Account Number field is not long enough. Foreign Banks have Bank Account Numbers greater than 17 characters/digits.  The field BANK_ACCOUNT_NUM on BANK_ACCT_SBR does not allow more then 17 Characters.
 
Customer is setting up a new Vendor located in China.  They will have to pay this Vendor by Wire Transfer (EFT).  The Vendors Bank Account Number is 18 digits long.  The field on the Vendor setup page is only 17 characters long.
 

Cause

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