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Many fields throughout the JD Edwards World systems accept only user defined codes. When you enter an invoice, for example, you must enter a user defined code to specify its current payment status. The system does not accept values that are not defined in a user defined list.
Each user defined code is either soft-coded or hard-coded. You can customize any soft-coded user defined code to accommodate your specific business needs. You can set up additional codes that are soft-coded as well. You cannot customize a user defined code that is hard-coded.
User defined code types are identified by the system code and the user defined code list. For example, 00/DT represents system 00 and user defined code list DT (document types).
Information about user defined codes is stored in the User Defined Codes table (F0005).
|Code||The Character Code field accepts from 1 to 10 characters, depending on the user defined code you are setting up.|
|Description 2||The second description field is not available for some user Defined Codes.|
|User Defined Codes||The name of the user defined code appears in the upper portion of the form.|