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2037939 - Owner party ID not Valid; It is Not Active When Creating a New Fixed Asset


When creating a new fixed asset an error message appears: Owner party ID XYZ not valid.

Reproducing the Issue

  1. In the Fixed Assets Workcenter navigate to the Fixed Assets view
  2. Choose New - Fixed Asset.
  3. Enter all the required details.
  4. After pressing Save the error message appears: Owner party id XYZ not valid; it is not active.


The owners ID refers to the business partner organization number. The status of the business partner is locked.


  1. Go to the Business Partner Data workcenter
  2. In the Business Partner view.
  3. Select Business Partner ABC and the status is Blocked.
  4. Click on the Change status button and choose Active.
  5. After this it will be possible to create a the New fixed for the business partner/ company.


KBA , SRD-FIN-FA , Fixed Assets , How To


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