You want to create a business partner with ID starting with '8' and having all 10 characters, however the number range 8000000000 - 8999999999 is reserved for 'Internal; employee, initial sys.buildup' and you are not able to change it.
- SAP Business ByDesign.
- SAP Cloud for Customer.
Reproducing the Issue
Go to Business Configuration work center.
- Open Overview view.
- Search for General Business Partners.
- Open the activity.
- Click on Define Number Ranges for Business Partners.
- See that the number range 'Internal: employee, initial sys buildup' with Begin Number = 8000000000 and End Number = 8999999999 is no editable.
This is the standard behavior, it isn't possible to change this number range.
This number range 8000000000 - 8999999999 is used for internal number assignment for employees.
IDs starting with '8' can have 9 digits maximum, if the below number range is set:
When using IDs with special characters, they must have at least one leading zero between these 9 digits (e.g. 08999999X).
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