SAP Knowledge Base Article - Public

1847479 - Reusing Calculated Extension Fields

Symptom

You wish to use a calculated extension field as an operand in another calculated extension field.

Environment

SAP Cloud For Customer

SAP Business ByDesign

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Adapt Enter Adaptation Mode.
  2. Select Adapt → Edit Screen.
  3. Go to the Extension Fields section.
  4. Select the subsection in which you wish to add the extension field.
  5. Click on the Add button.
  6. Check the Calculated Field checkbox.
  7. In the Calculation Rule, the calculated extension field you wish to add is not visible in the drop down list.

Cause

It is not possible to use calculated extension fields as operands for other calculated extension fields.

Resolution

The system is working as expected.

Keywords

Extension Field, Calculated Field, Rule, operands, Add , KBA , calculated extension fields , calculated fields , extension fields , AP-RC-UIF-FLX , Page Layout & Key User Configuration , How To

Product

SAP Business ByDesign all versions ; SAP Cloud for Customer add-ins all versions