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2635211 - Extension Field Not Allowing Further Usage with Error Message

Symptom

  • You are creating an Extension Field with the help of Key User Tools.
  • When setting up an Extension Scenario for this field, you receive an Error message: 'Retrieving extension scenarios failed Fields with calculation cannot be added to extension scenarios'.

Environment

SAP Business ByDesign

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Start the adaptation mode.
  2. Navigate to any workcenter with extension scenarios, e.g. Sales Orders.
  3. Open a Sales Order.
  4. Create a new field with a Calculated value.
  5. Click on Further Usage.

You receive the error message 'Retrieving extension scenarios failed Fields with calculation cannot be added to extension scenarios'.

Cause

  • This is a limitation in the current Business ByDesign release.
  • Fields that contain Calculated values cannot be extended into Extension Scenarios.

Resolution

The extension of fields with calculated values will require the use of Partner Development Instruments.

Keywords

Calculated Values, Extension Field, Extension Scenario, Error, Berechnete Werte, Exweiterungsfeld, Erweiterungsszenario, Fehlermeldung , KBA , AP-RC-UIF-FLX , Page Layout & Key User Configuration , Problem

Product

SAP Business ByDesign 1802 ; SAP Business ByDesign 1805