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2344706 - Spot Awards - Empty Functional Currency drop-down list for manual entries


When configuring an Off Cycle Reward the system does not allow you to save as there is no correct functional currency defined.

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Saving the program will generate the following message.

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This can occur when you are trying to define a currency which is not defined within Employee Central.

To correct this go to Admin Center> Employee Files> Manage Data and search by "Currency".

A list of all the existing currencies within the system will be displayed.

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If the desired currency is visible, then the next step will be to create it.

From the "Create New" drop-down search for "Currency".

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Within the next page populate the required fields for your new currency.

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Once this is created and saved, go back to the R&R program and this will now be available to select.

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