Error: Required Field Missing: Volunteer Type

Required Field Missing: Volunteer Type when adding a Job Assignment via Volunteer module > General > Find Jobs
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Alternative solution:
  1. From the volunteer tab, select Job Assignments
  2. New Job Assignment
  3. Use binoculars to find job > highlight and open
  4. Save and close Job Assignment
OR
  1. Go to Configuration > Fields > Job Assignments 
  2. Unmark Required for Volunteer Type
  3. Open Constituent > Go to Volunteer
  4. Find Jobs and Mark the relevant Job > Assign Now

Steps to Duplicate

  1. Go to Config - Fields - Job Assignment and mark Volunteer Type as a required field
  2. Go to records - Jobs and add a new job with Job name: Winter Carnival, Category: Group Organiser, Volunteer Type: Group Organiser, save and close
  3. Create a new Constituent record
  4. Go to the Volunteer tab and highlight General
  5. Select new Type of Group Organiser and save the record.
  6. Click on Find Jobs and select Winter Carnival then press Assign Now
  7. Error appears 'Required Field Missing: Volunteer Type'

Environment

 Raiser's Edge
 7.96

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