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1459251 - Error in VA01: Sales item category overwritten.


  • Manual Item Category entered is being overridden by system.
  • Item category switching.
  • Wrong Item category is defaulted.
  • System does not take into account manual item category.
  • Changes in MV45AI0V_VBAP-MATNR_PRUEFEN affecting Sales Document.
  • Item category defaulting wrongly.
  • It is not possible to enter the item category manually.
  • Item Category TAN overrides entered item category.



  • SAP ECC 6.0 Enhancement Pack 4.
  • Sales And Distribution (SD)
  • Logistics Execution (LE)
  • SAP ERP Central Component
  • SAP Enhancement package for SAP ERP


SAP enhancement package 4 for SAP ERP 6.0 ; SAP enhancement package 4 for SAP ERP 6.0 on SAP enhancement package for SAP NetWeaver 7.0


VBAP-PSTYV, PSTYV, PSTYV_CHANGED, MV45AI0V_VBAP-MATNR_PRUEFEN, sales item category, Positionstyp, Positionstypenfindung, EHP4. nicht änderbar, Fehler Positionstypenermittlung, überschrieben, eingegeben, Positionstypenzuordnung, ARM, MRS, Advanced Returns Management , KBA , SD-SLS-SO , Sales Orders , SD-SLS , Sales , LO-ARM , Advanced Returns Management , SD-BF-MD , Material Determination , Problem

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