SAP Knowledge Base Article - Public

2435409 - Error Message: "Type of Time Account not Valid"


You get the the error message Type of Time Account not Valid when entering the Time Account Rules. No value in Object Value List (OWL)

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Time Administration work center
  2. Go to Employees view
  3. Find respective employee ID
  4. Select Edit button
  5. Go to Tab Time Profile
  6. Go to Tab Time Account Rules
  7. Select Add Row button

You are not able to select the respective Time Account Rule


Your Employee might not be hired in the same country as your maintained Time Account and you do not have a country-specific Time model and either Time Account maintained in system.

You can check the Employment in 1. Personal Administration work center, view Employees - Advanced Search and Country or  2. Migration Template


You have to set up at least Time Model and one Time Account for all countries, in which you have Employment of employees. Go to Time Adminstration work center, View Time Models and BC


KBA , SRD-HR-TLM , Time and Labour Management , Product Enhancement


SAP Business ByDesign all versions