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2833296 - EC: Application error saving Error Advances


Error with fingerprint=b6aad942d5badfcb6f8e767fc6f79ad58b005130 when saving advances.


  • SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central
  • Advances

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Login to instance
  2. My Employee File
  3. Advances
  4. Request for Eligible advances
  5. Enter amount and any other mandatory fields
  6. Save
  7. Error:  fingerprint=b6aad942d5badfcb6f8e767fc6f79ad58b005130, errorMessage=An application error occurred. Please try again later, or notify support


Error due to:

while trying to invoke the method com.successfactors.genericobject.bean.businessobjects.Currency.getCode() of a null object loaded from local variable 'advanceCurrency'


  1. Navigate to Manage Configuration UI
  2. Search for AdvanceConfigUI
  3. Search for "Currency" field > edit
  4. Check if the Type resolver is "advance.CurrencyGo"
  5. This field should be "editable"
  6. If the Type resolver is not showing as "advance.CurencyGo", then delete the Config UI and refresh the page
  7. This creates a new AdvanceConfigUI with default configurations.


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