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Can a Descriptive Flex Field be changed to a date field?

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edited May 15, 2020 4:58PM in Financials – General 3 comments

Summary

The DFF for Pay End Date contains text, which causes issues because it's not treated as a date

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Does ERP provide an ability to change the DFF for Pay End Date to a date field rather than a text field? As a text field it causes issues with payroll correction data as well as issues loading to the salary ledger. It is problematic because it can result in some data getting loaded as dates and some as text, making it unusable in a pivot table.

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