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2279451 - Not Possible to Alter the Default Number Ranges for Customer Contract and Contract Template

Symptom

  • You change the Number Range for Customer Contract or Customer Contract Template in the activity Number Ranges for Sales Orders, Customer Contracts, and Customer Returns in the Business Configuration work center.
  • Saving fails with the error message: Update for from number APCRM1_CONTRACT_IN failed; interval is already in use.

Environment

  • SAP Business ByDesign
  • SAP Cloud for Customer

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Business Configuration work center.
  2. Click on Overview.
  3. Open the Activity: Number Ranges for Sales Orders, Customer Contracts, and Customer Returns
  4. Mark for example Customer Contract and change the Begin Number.
  5. Click Save button.
  6. You get the error message: Update for from number APCRM1_CONTRACT_IN failed; interval is already in use.

Cause

The automatic Number Range from 0000000001 to 9999999999 is available by default. The system does not allow to alter the Number Range for Customer Contract and Customer Contract Template.

Resolution

This is the designed system behavior.

Keywords

numbering, 0000000001 to 9999999999, begin number, Betriebswirtschaftliche Konfiguration, Vertrag, Nummerierung, service, sales , KBA , AP-SLO-SO , Sales Order , AP-CCP-CC , Customer Contract , How To

Product

SAP BUSINESS BYDESIGN 1705 ; SAP BUSINESS BYDESIGN 1708 ; SAP Business ByDesign 1602 ; SAP Business ByDesign 1605 ; SAP Business ByDesign 1702 ; SAP Business ByDesign 1711 ; SAP Business ByDesign 1802 ; SAP Business ByDesign 1805 ; SAP Business ByDesign 1808 ; SAP Business ByDesign 1811 ; SAP Business ByDesign 1902 ; SAP Cloud for Customer add-ins all versions ; SAP Cloud for Customer core applications all versions