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2334547 - Increase Material Number to over 18 Characters

Symptom

  • When creating a material in MM01 you are unable to enter a material number (MATNR) over 18 characters long
  • Changing the material no. length field in transaction OMSL results in error BMG222 "The length of the material number must not exceed 18 characters" 


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Environment

  • SAP ERP Logistics (LO)
  • SAP R/3
  • SAP R/3 Enterprise
  • SAP ERP Central Component
  • SAP ERP
  • SAP Enhancement package for SAP ERP

Product

SAP ERP Central Component all versions ; SAP ERP all versions ; SAP R/3 Enterprise all versions ; SAP R/3 all versions ; SAP enhancement package for SAP ERP all versions

Keywords

BMG, 222, BMG222, OMSL , KBA , LO-MD-MM , Material Master , How To

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