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2826472 - Extend Custom Code to Standard Webservice ManageJournalEntryIn


You want to create journal entries from an external system using the standard Web service. You have a custom specific requirement to extend the existing Custom Code fields 1, 2 and 3 to the standard web service(ManageJournalEntryIn).


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Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to the General Ledger work center.
  2. Go to the Journal Entries view.
  3. Select and open the Journal entry XX[represents Journal Entry Id].
  4. Go to the Personalization Mode.

You see that there are fields with Custom Code 1, Custom Code 2, Custom Code 3.

  1. Go to the Application and User Management work center.
  2. Go to the Input and Output Management view.
  3. Go to Service Explorer sub view.
  4. Find ManageJournalEntryIn web service.
  5. Download the documentation

You see that in the documentation, there is no element for Custom Code 1,Custom Code 2, Custom Code 3.


Currently Web Service  ManageJournalEntryIn does not have custom codes in the underlying structure .


  • For Journal Entry Voucher, you can use Web Service  II_FIA_ACC_MANAGE_ACC_ENTRY_IN which is available in integration scenario 21 BC option BO_A1S_FIN_EXTJEV (Journal Entry Voucher Integration) . You can check this web service where there are custom codes available .
  • The other option could be to provide extension fields on UI and enable them for web service. These can be used as custom codes.


ManageJournalEntryIn,II_FIA_ACC_MANAGE_ACC_ENTRY_IN,Custom Code , KBA , managejournalentryin , ii_fia_acc_manage_acc_entry_in , custom code , SRD-FIN-GL , General Ledger , Problem


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