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2883403 - HTTP Status 400 Bad Request when printing Candidate Rating


An error message is returned when printing candidate ratings using Print Candidate Ratings - "Invalid character found in the request target. The valid characters are defined in RFC 7230 and RFC 3986"

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Reproducing the Issue

  1. Open a Job Requisition with candidate that has been interviewed and rated

  2. On the pipeline, hover over the Interview Results for a candidate and select Print Candidate Ratings on the pop-up window
    Print Candidate Ratings.png

  3. An error message is returned
    HTTP Status 400.png


The Job Requisition title contains an unsupported special charater (such as '\', '|' or '/')


Remove special characters from the Job Requisition title


RFC, 7230, 3986 , KBA , LOD-SF-RCM-IVW , Interview Central, Interviews, Scheduling etc , Problem


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