Web Based Cumulative Feature Overview Tool

by Prashant September 17, 2015

PeopleSoft CFO (Cumulative Feature Overview) tool has gotten a new upgrade from excel based tool to brand new web based tool. This new tool has similar features that were earlier present in the excel based CFO tool but it has a brand new look and its easy accessibility over the web makes it more useful. […]

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Get Count of All PeopleSoft Tables with one SQL

by Prashant September 16, 2015

While performing upgrades or applying maintenance to your PeopleSoft applications, you might want to get row count of all your PeopleSoft tables. There are few ways of doing it which we will discuss below and finally the one which I think is the easiest and most efficient way. Option 1: Running UPGCOUNT AE UPGCOUNT is […]

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Fluid Navigation Bar Not Visible in Internet Explorer

by Prashant September 15, 2015

The best feature of PeopleTools 8.54 is Fluid Interface and you have decided to use it for your PeopleSoft application. You have spent hours and days creating lots of Fluid pages and now trying to access it from your desktop browser. But you don’t see Fluid features in your application. What’s the cause? Below post […]

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Switching PeopleSoft Home Page from Classic mode to Fluid UI on Desktop computers

by Prashant September 14, 2015

Firstly, make sure you’ve enabled the Fluid UI for desktop computers. Now based on your personalization settings, you would be either shown a Fluid UI home page or classic home page. Default setting for desktop computers is to show classic home page. To switch from Classic Home page to Fluid UI , Click on NavBar […]

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How To Apply Change Control Locking in PeopleSoft

by Prashant September 14, 2015

In order to avert a disaster in PeopleSoft or to enable investigative analysis in PeopleSoft after a disaster, you need to enable change control locking in PeopleSoft.  To Enable Change Control Locking in PeopleSoft: Login into the database using application designer Navigate to Tools > Change Control > Administration Check the Change control Locking to activate the […]

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Quickly Find Users Who Have Access To DataMover

by Prashant September 13, 2015

Datamover is a very powerful tool and access to it should always be controlled especially in PRD environments. In every organization, many users switch departments, roles and responsibilities over a period of time and every once in a while, you should review the security associated with these users to confirm that they don’t have any […]

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PeopleTools 8.54: New Features in PeopleSoft Server Administration

by Prashant September 13, 2015

Oracle has added great new features with PeopleTools 8.54. One important area where you will notice significant changes is System and Server Administration. Features such as Portable PS_HOME, Container databases are example of newly added features. In this post, you will learn about the new features that have been added to PeopleSoft System and Server […]

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Complete List of PeopleSoft Tables

by Prashant September 13, 2015

I could not find this else where and hence, I decided to build one myself – a complete list of PeopleSoft tables. Often a times when working on something like a PeopleSoft issue or a PeopleSoft upgrade, you feel the need to have a handly list of PeopleSoft tables. What we’ve tried here is to […]

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Unable to open PeopleTools objects in Application Designer

by Prashant September 8, 2015

PeopleSoft developers regularly use PeopleSoft Application Designer to view/modify PeopleTools Objects such as fields, records, pages, components etc. Developer’s login access to Application Designer is controlled by PeopleSoft Security configured in PIA. Depending on user’s role you can grant read/write access or read only access. In both the cases developer should be able to open […]

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What is SAN or Storage Area Network

by Apurva T. September 1, 2015

Data has been growing at a rapid pace and storage technology is also growing at a rapid pace to meet requirements and drive innovation. When the term storage is referred to, it is not just confined to storage capacity, there are other requirements as well – requirements like data protection, speed of access to data […]

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PeopleSoft 9.2 Upgrade: Databases used in Upgrade Initial Pass

by Prashant August 21, 2015

In this article, we will discuss about different environments that are used during PeopleSoft 9.2 upgrade initial Pass. You will also learn about the specific use of each of these environments and what they represent. New Release Demo Database (Source) New Release demo database refers to the database delivered with your new PeopleSoft release. If […]

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PeopleSoft Upgrade Accelerators

by Prashant August 20, 2015

  Most of the organizations using PeopleSoft applications are either upgrading their existing PeopleSoft applications to PeopleSoft 9.2 version or are planning to do it in near future. Upgrading a PeopleSoft application can be a huge effort and requires consideration of so many things especially money & time and we all know “Time is Money”. […]

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What are AlterAudit, Sysaudit and DDDAudit reports in PeopleSoft

by Prashant August 14, 2015

Alter Audit is a process that identifies any records that require SQL Alter process. i.e. if the Data Designer definition doesn’t match Database definition. All records that are flagged should be Altered. SQL Alter – The primary purpose of the Application Designer’s “SQL Alter” function is to bring SQL tables into accordance with PeopleTools record […]

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Things To Keep In Mind Before Assigning PeopleSoft Administrator Role

by Prashant August 12, 2015

PeopleSoft Administrator Role is special system role that can be assigned to user profiles. Unlike other PeopleSoft roles, you can’t see the permission list (PSADMIN) associated to this role. Even if you search for this role in PeopleTools > Security > Permissions & Roles > Roles, you won’t find it. Try to open up the […]

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PeopleSoft Token authentication failed: issuing node PSFT_HR is not a trusted node

by Apurva T. July 13, 2015

If you’ve implemented single signon and it may cease to work in certain situations like when database refresh is done or PIA is reinstalled. You can get error like “PeopleSoft Token authentication failed: issuing node PSF_HR is not a trusted node.” Single signon setup usually breaks when you do a database refresh and do not exclude […]

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PeopleSoft Payables Integration Points

by Apurva T. June 3, 2015

PeopleSoft Payables offers a lot of integration points with other PeopleSoft applications from Oracle that you have purchased, such as: PeopleSoft Asset Management PeopleSoft Billing PeopleSoft Claims Management PeopleSoft Cost Management PeopleSoft eSettlements PeopleSoft Expenses PeopleSoft General Ledger PeopleSoft Inventory PeopleSoft Pay/Bill Management PeopleSoft Payroll PeopleSoft Project Costing PeopleSoft Purchasing PeopleSoft Real Estate Management PeopleSoft […]

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PeopleSoft Payables Business Processes

by Apurva T. June 2, 2015

  PeopleSoft Payables business processes are: Online Vouchers / Quick Invoices Voucher Build Matching Budget Checking Voucher Maintenance SBIs PrePayments Voucher Posting Pay Cycle and Manual Payments Drafts Taxes and Withholding Payment Posting Inquiry and Reporting Archiving Share this ..

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What is PeopleSoft Payables?

by Apurva T. June 1, 2015

What is PeopleSoft Payables? Oracle’s PeopleSoft Payables a part of PeopleSoft Financial Management family of applications and is integral to PeopleSoft’s procure to pay solution. At core, it a basically a processing center that processes the payment of liabilities of an organization. PeopleSoft Payables provides automated invoice and payment processing to ensure timely and accurate […]

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