Understanding Statuses for Asynchronous Service Operations

by Apurva T. August 29, 2013

For asynchronous service operations, the Service Operations Monitor displays different statuses as service operations progress through the system. The typical status progression for asynchronous service operations is: New -> Started -> Working -> Done However, you will find messages in a lot different statuses. Here is brief description of each asynchronous service operations. Canceled:  The item has been canceled. […]

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Purge Runtime Service Operations Monitor Tables

by Apurva T. August 28, 2013

The PeopleSoft system provides a collection of Data Mover scripts that you can run to purge the runtime Service Operations Monitor tables within a database. These scripts reside in the PS_HOME\scripts directory on your file server. There are many reasons or occasions to purge the appmessage tables, especially during an upgrade or other activities life renaming a […]

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How to Ask for a Raise

by Kelly August 27, 2013

Whether the economy is doing good or is doing bad – you always need a raise and your boss or employer always has an excuse not to give a raise or to keep the raise as small as possible. Discussions related to salary raise are usually unpleasant and rarely end up on a positive note. […]

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How to Boost Your Results, Reduce Your Hours

by Kelly August 21, 2013

“No matter what your career aspirations are,” writes Robert Pozen in Extreme Productivity, “you should begin by thinking carefully about why you are engaging in any activity and what you can expect to get out of it.” If you’re unaware, Bob Pozen is a Harvard Business School lecturer, prolific author, financial industry heavyweight — tackles more […]

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Understanding PeopleSoft Application Server Domain Parameters

by Apurva T. August 18, 2013

This article describes all of the configuration options that are related to an application server domain. Generally, the documentation reflects the order in which the configuration sections appear in the PSADMIN interface or the PSAPPSRV.CFG file. Startup Options This section contains the database sign-in values for the application server domain to connect to the database. […]

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PeopleSoft FSCM : Authorization Error While Adding Suppliers

by Prashant August 13, 2013

If any of your Finance users complain about being unable to add new suppliers in PeopleSoft FSCM and they are getting authorization error then there it means there is something missing in security setup. Error received by user is “You are not authorized to enter suppliers.  Contact your system administrator. (7025,9) Your operator profile indicates […]

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Complete List of PeopleSoft ELM 9.1 Tables

by Apurva T. August 12, 2013

Here is the complete list of PeopleSoft ELM 9.1 tables along with brief description. Recname LM_ACCTG_LN – ELM Account Line LM_ACMDTN_TBL – Accommodation Setup Table LM_ACT – Activity Table LM_ACT_ATCH – Activity Attachments LM_ACT_ATCH_VW – Activity Attachment View LM_ACT_CI_UI_VW – Activity CI UI View LM_ACT_CI_VW – Activity CI View LM_ACT_CI_VW3 – Activity CI View LM_ACT_COST […]

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How to reset the administrator login password for accessing to the IB gateway advanced setup page?

by Apurva T. August 7, 2013

When you logon to Integration Broker and navigate to PeopleTools -> Integration Broker -> Configuration -> Gateway and try to open the Gateway Properties file, you will have to provide the userid and password to access this file. Sometimes, especially after PeopleTools upgrade or Integration Broker changes, when you try to access this integrationGateway.properties file […]

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Duplicate Routing Error – Routing xxx already exists. Please select a unique name. (158, 2075)

by Apurva T. August 2, 2013

Routings in PeopleSoft Integration Broker are used to carry a predefined function. A routing definition defines the sending and receiving nodes for a transaction, specifies any inbound and outbound transformations to invoke and defines external aliases. It also defines overrides that the default integration gateway and the default target connector that the local node use to […]

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FS_COMBO_EDIT Changed in FSCM92

by Prashant July 31, 2013

App Package FS_COMBO_EDIT has been changed in FSCM92 and any code referncing the method ComboEdit needs to be modified to address this change, otherwise you will start getting PeopleCode Errors. While working on upgrade from FSCM 9.0 to FSCM9.2, one of my customers had a dedicated page for ChartField Validation and during the time of […]

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SMTP Settings Not Working in PeopleSoft

by Prashant July 31, 2013

PeopleSoft can be configured to send emails to users for various purposes like WorkFlow Email, Notify button from PeopleSoft Page, Output of PS Job or any other process etc. All these email are send by a SMTP server, details of which are configured in PeopleSoft Application Server and Process Scheduler Configuration Files. If you are […]

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Configuring Integration Broker Messaging Between PeopleSoft Instances at Different PeopleTools Levels

by Apurva T. July 30, 2013

There are scenarios especially when doing a PeopleTools upgrade that you might have to establish PeopleSoft Integration Broker messaging between instances running at different PeopleTools levels. Let me give you an example – Say you have the following solutions implemented on PeopleTools 8.50.08: PeopleSoft HCM 9.1, PeopleSoft CRM 9.1, PeopleSoft FMS 9.1, PeopleSoft Portal 9.1 […]

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PeopleSoft SQR Interview Questions

by Kelly July 29, 2013

SQRs are used at almost all the establishments, which use PeopleSoft. Most of them use SQRs for reporting purposes and need you to demonstrate expert level skills in PeopleSoft SQR. You can also refer to an excellent guide on PeopleSoft SQR interview questions. Here is a list of PeopleSoft interview questions on SQRs, which will help […]

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Cloud Acronyms Explained

by Apurva T. July 28, 2013

Cloud computing offers a wide array of services ranging and thus employs a number of acronyms, which are easy to get confused with if your work does not deal with these acronyms on a daily basis. Understanding what you read about cloud computing will require a good memory for acronyms. Bookmark this page or keep […]

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Renaming a Default Local Node

by Apurva T. July 26, 2013

There are several situations in which you might need to rename a node definition. PeopleSoft allows you to rename of delete a node because of such reasons. One of the situations where you might need to rename a default local node could be that you created a new instances by copying the database from production. […]

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The program can’t start because MSVCR100.dll is missing from your computer

by Apurva T. July 23, 2013

“The program can’t start because MSVCR100.dll is missing from your computer” is quite common issue when application was writen using C++ dll and not distributed with those dll’s or installation had some issues. When you try to bring up AppDesigner in 2-tier or 3-tier mode, you might see this error. This error has been common especially […]

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Integration Broker Authentication: Invalid Authentication type (AUTHOPTN) for node PSFT_LM. (158,452)

by Apurva T. July 16, 2013

This issue “Integration Broker Authentication: Invalid Authentication type (AUTHOPTN) for node PSFT_LM. (158,452)” has been documented in Oracle Support as well with ID 1127403.1. The reason for this error is that the two nodes are not able to talk to each other because of different authentication type (hint is in the error – Invalid Authentication […]

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How To Change Logo Inside PeopleSoft Application

by Prashant July 15, 2013

Default Oracle Logo is visible in top left corner in the PeopleSoft PIA, but if you want you can change the logo to something else. E.g Logo of your organization etc. You can change the logo by simply saving your customized image with the same name that is being referred online by the current PeopleSoft […]

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