Error: Campaign [campaign name] cannot be deleted because it is present in one or more gift records when deleting a campaign

You may receive the following error when deleting a campaign: Error:Campaign [campaign name] cannot be deleted because it is present in one or more gift records.
 
Try each of the following steps in order until the issue is resolved: 
  1. Download and run the Previous Gift Split Information plug-in. and update the gift records  
  2. Post to General Ledger.  
  3. Globally change or delete the campaign on gifts:
    1. Create a gift query.  
    2. On the Criteria tab, select Campaign, Campaign ID equals [campaign to delete].  
    3. Globally replace or delete the gift campaign.  
     
  4. Locate the campaign to be deleted on adjustments:
    1. Create a gift query.  
    2. On the Criteria tab, select:
      Adjustments, Gift Adjustment Campaign, Campaign ID equals [campaign to delete]
      OR Amendments, Previous Campaigns, Campaign ID equals campaign to delete]  
    3. If an adjustment is found, the campaign cannot be deleted from The Raiser's Edge unless the adjustment is removed.
      • If the gift is unposted, delete the adjustment and make the appropriate changes to the gift itself. For example, if the amount was changed on the Adjustments tab, remove the adjustment and change the amount on the Gift tab.  
      • If the gift is posted, delete the gift with the adjustment and re-add the gift with the correct information. Note: Consult your accounting department before deleting the gift if you post to General Ledger to determine if this would cause problems in the accounting program.  
      • Another option is to inactivate the campaign so that it is no longer available when entering gifts rather than deleting it.  

    Environment

     Duplicated in version 7.80.1122.33

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