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2693055 - While creating a new Service Organization no plant is available


In app "Maintain Service Organizations" a new Service organization needs to be created, but when trying to do so there is no plant available in the dropdown list.


S4/HANA Cloud

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Open app "Maintain Service Organizations"
  2. Create new Service organization
  3. Fill the required fields
  4. Try to choose a Plant from the dropdown list, there is none available

Service organizations


For the chosen Plant there is no standard Purchasing Organization or a Sales Area relationship maintained in the Organizational Structure.


  1. Open app "Manage your solution" → click "Configure your solution" → Application Area Organization → Configuration step "Organizational Structure" (SSCUI ID 100066) and click button "Configure"
  2. Search for the plant, which should be assigned in app "Maintain Service Organizations"
  3. If there is no Standard Purchasing Organization, click "Add Relationships" and choose the appropriate Purchasing Organization. Afterwards click "Set Standard Purchasing Organization" and select a Purchasing Organization in the popup
  4. In case the Sales Area is missing add the Sales Area relationship to the plant

Organizational Structure


flexorg, sales area, purchasing organization, relationship, assign, default, , KBA , SV-CLD-FRM-INF , Implementation Framework Infrastructure , CA-CPD-SS , S/4HANA Professional Services Cloud - CPM , Problem


SAP S/4HANA Cloud 1805