How to Skip Validation?
ADF has a very robust validation framework. Validations can be added at different layers (view, model and business services) based on your application's requirement. To learn more about the ADF validation framework, please go through the Fusion Developer's Guide for Oracle Application Development Framework . That said, however, in a real business scenario there are cases where the validation needs to be skipped (or by passed) conditionally while submitting the form. This post discusses this topic with some common use cases. Keep immediate=true A very common way to skip validation is by keeping the value for immediate attribute as 'true' for the UIComponents. Immediate attribute allow processing of components to move up to the Apply Request Values phase of the lifecycle. Use case scenario While canceling a specific action, system should not perform the validation. One possible way to achieve this is by keeping immediate=true associated with UI element. To know