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2482455 - Invoice request creation failed; open invoice request already exists.


Scheduled project invoice request is not created.


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Every night a regular job runs automatically. The job automatically creates project invoice requests on the next day. When the invoice date is reached, an invoice run processes the invoices based on the invoice requests.


To create another scheduled project invoice request first releases or cancel the open project invoice request then create new project invoice request.

If you wish to create the project invoice request for the past date or for the date which the job is failed we have an option you can create the forced invoice schedule.

 Follow the below steps to create a forced schedule invoice request for the past date

  1. Go to Project Management Work Center.
  2. Choose Projects view.
  3. Choose Project XYZ.
  4. Choose icon next to the project and choose the Create Scheduled Project Invoice Request.


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