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1580284 - Business partner (Company) Created in Org Management is Not Available in Business partner


You have marked a Org unit as a company, whereas you couldnt able to find the respective Business Partner in Business partner Data work center.

Reproducing the Issue

Organizational Management work center:

  1. Go to Organizational Management work center.
  2. Select Org Structure under Common tasks.
  3. Highlight an Org unit.
  4. Go to Definitions tab.
  5. Check the Company check box and enter the Company of Registration.

Business partner Data work center:

  1. Go to Business partner data workcenter.
  2. Select Business partner view.
  3. Search for the Business partner with the company ID.
  4. Search results shows No Records Found.


The System works as Designed.


The ID between Business Partner and Org Center may differ in cases where the number ranges would collide. In such cases Business Partner had to take the next available ID. Which you can find using below steps:

  1. Go to Organizational Management workcenter.
  2. Highlight the Org Unit.
  3. Go to tab Definitions under the section Details.
  4. Select the link Details besides to Company field, you will see that the associated Business Partner has respective ID.

This Business Partner also can be found in the Business Partner Data work center.


KBA , SRD-MD-BP , Business Partner , Product Enhancement


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