PeopleCode Interview Preparation Guide
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PeopleCode guideline for job interview preparation. Explore list of PeopleCode frequently asked questions(FAQs) asked in number of PeopleCode interviews. Post your comments as your suggestions, questions and answers on any PeopleCode Interview Question or answer. Ask PeopleCode Question, your question will be answered by our fellow friends.

19 PeopleCode Questions and Answers:

1 :: Suppose If there is same Component X in two different menus, menu1 and menu2 and if u want to assign a different search record for each menu, then which peoplecode function do u use and where do u write the code?

Instead of using PeopleCode,Directly we can assign the search record at the menu level which will override the search Record specified at the component level.
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2 :: Where can we write the peoplecode?

PeopleCode may be placed on Record Field,Page,Componet,Menu Item,Component Interface,Meassage and Message Channel and Application Engine
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3 :: Can you explain with an example, where you used peoplecode extensively?

Using Application packages is a very good way of coding your business logic and display logic.

This way you can modularize your code very well and you can bring in the Object Oriented way of programming which will be very easy to develop and maintain.
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4 :: Explain few peoplecode functions you worked with?

Component Buffer consists of rows of buffer fields that hold data for the records associated with the page including primary scrolls, derived work records etc.

I have worked with fieldedit ,fieldchange, dosave(), dosavenow(),SQLexec() and savepostchg......
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5 :: What is Component Processor?

The Component Processor is the PeopleTools runtime engine that controls processing of an application from the time that a user requests a component from an application menu until the database is updated and processing of the component is complete.
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6 :: Explain How to send email to the all employeee from the peoplesoft application when a certain event is true?
2. What is the event used to trigger?

Create a workflow. In the workflow, use a query with active employess and their email ids as inputs. On the successfull occurence of the event, trigger this workflow using TriggerBusinessEvent.
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8 :: Tell me few peoplecode functions?

Component Buffer consists of rows of buffer fields that hold data for the reocrds associated with the page including primary scrolls, derived work records etc.
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9 :: How to comment out a piece of the peoplecode program?

Singleline comment: REMARK[REM] comment;
Multiline comment :/*comment*/
Nested comment :<*comment /*comment*/comment*>
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10 :: Tell me with an example, where u used peoplecode extensively?

Using Application packages is a very good way of coding your business logic and display logic.

This way you can modularize your code very well and you can bring in the Object Oriented way of programming which will be very easy to develop and maintain.
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