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2879008 - Description for Volume 'VolumeUnit desc' is missing when calling the API API_PRODUCT_SRV with the Method GET


  •  The Description for Volume 'VolumeUnit desc' is missing when calling the API API_PRODUCT_SRV with the Method GET (  API_PRODUCT_SRV/A_Product('PRODUCT')/to_ProductUnitsOfMeasure )
  •  In the SAP API HUB , the documentation for API API_PRODUCT_SRV/A_Product/to_ProductUnitsOfMeasure shows that in section $orderby 'VolumeUnit desc' is included but the section  $select the field  'VolumeUnit desc' is not .


  • SAP S/4HANA Cloud
  • Master Data


The field Volume Unit description is not exposed in A_Product/to_ProductUnitsOfMeasure API OData.

In the API documentation for $orderby, "desc" means Descending and not Description.

Please refer to the link for more information on order by clause in OData.


System works as Designed.


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