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Why am I receiving a 'Need Before' contains invalid data for request error in my Purchase Request?

  • 'Need Before' contains invalid data for the request
Applies to
  • WorldShare ILL
  • Tipasa

In order to receive an item for a Purchase Request, the Need Before Date will need to be set in the future of the current date you are trying to receive the request on.

Additional information

Purchase Request workflows are available for both WorldShare ILL and Tipasa.

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