Value Sets In Oracle Apps
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Value Set is a collection of values. It validates the values entered by the user for a flex-field, report parameters or a concurrent.
The navigation path: Application :- Validation :- Sets
Value Set is associated with the following validations which holds the key to the value sets.
Types of Validations:
Significance of $FLEX$
$FLEX$: enables to match the prior segment with either value set name or segment name.
Let v2 be the value set definition of 2nd parameter and v1 be the value set definition for the first parameter then
In the value set definition of v2 = value $FLEX$.v1
Changes You Should Never Make
You should never make these types of changes (old value set to new value set) because you will corrupt your existing key flex-field combinations data:
. Independent to Dependent
. Dependent to Independent
. None to Dependent
. Dependent to Table
. Table to Dependent
. Translatable Independent to Translatable Dependent
. Translatable Dependent to Translatable Independent
. None to Translatable Dependent
. Translatable Dependent to Table
. Table to Translatable Dependent