SAP Knowledge Base Article - Public

2793752 - Unable to make fields Mandatory in the Product Master Apps "Manage Product Master Data" and "Change / Create Material"

Symptom


     Unable to make a field as Required / Optional / Hidden in the Apps "Manage Product Master Data" and "Change / Create /  Display Material" 

Environment

  • SAP S/4HANA Cloud -All Versions

Cause

Missing Functionality .

Currently in S/4HANA Cloud there is no SSCUI for Field Selection in the Product Master to make fields mandatory / optional or hidden in the Apps  "Manage Product Master Data" and "Change / Create /  Display Material"

Resolution

Please use the SAP Customer Influence Program as outlined in the KBA  2780129 for the SSCUI to be included in a future quarterly release

Workaround :

Please consider using the Enhancements Master Data : Product  provided in the app 'Custom Fields and Logic' if you wish to code an error to be raised to inform the user to maintain a certain field in the app "Manage Product Master Data"

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Please refer to the Documentation of the BADI

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Please note the BADI / Enhancement is only called in the app  "Manage Product Master Data" . It will not be called in the 'Create / Change / Display Material' App

The "Create / Change / Display Material" app is based on the OnPrem GUI transaction MM01 for which the BADI is not available.

See Also

Custom Fields and Logic

Manage Product Master Data

Extensibility 

Keywords

'Material Plant Validation' - Product Validate , KBA , LO-MD-MM , Material Master , LO-MD-FIO-MM , Fiori UI for Product Master , Problem

Product

SAP S/4HANA Cloud all versions