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2704656 - Red Status in process chain step due to error /SAPAPO/FCST049


You execute forecast on the background using a process chain.

The forecast step has red status due to error “Negative values are not allowed for the forecast key figure” - Message no. /SAPAPO/FCST049, even though you have selected message 402 “Forecast values will be negative” (Error /SAPAPO/PR402) for which the forecast is to be saved on the job activity.

You may also get Message no. /SAPAPO/MA877 - "Other Error".



  • SAP Supply Chain Management (SCM)
  • SAP Advanced Planning and Optimization (SCM-APO)
  • SAP Supply Chain Management Demand Planning (SCM-APO-FCS)


SAP Supply Chain Management all versions ; SAP enhancement package for SAP Supply Chain Management all versions


Stopped, ends, background job forecast, stops, RSPC , KBA , SCM-APO-FCS , Demand Planning , Problem

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