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2847121 - Error KI235 is triggered instead of ME083 in ME21n or ME51n


  • You defined a field, for example cost center, as mandatory.
  • You do not fill the value for that field.
  • The expected error is ME083 "Enter Cost Center", but instead the system is returning the error KI235 "Account XXXXXX requires an assignment to a CO object" is displayed when creating a purchase order.



  • Materials Management (MM)
  • SAP S/4HANA All releases


SAP S/4HANA all versions


ECC, KI235, ME083, ME21N, ME22N, ACCOUNT ASSIGNMENT, PO , KBA , MM-PUR-GF-ACC , Account assignment , Problem

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