SAP Knowledge Base Article - Public

2887212 - Creation of BOM Sub-Items in S4HANA Cloud

Symptom

  • The Migration Cockpit object Material BOM has no fields / tabs available to create sub-items in S4HANA Cloud
  • The Cloud help.sap.com documentation says that 'BOM Subitems' is supported for the BOM Migration Object but not clear , detailed how this can be maintained 
  • The API API_BILL_OF_MATERIAL_SRV cannot be used to update , create BOM Sub Items in S4HANA Cloud
  • Subitems are not displayed in the MultiLevel BOM Explosion Apps 
  • Subitems maintained in a Bill of Material are not copied to a Production Order

Environment

  • SAP S/4 HANA Cloud
  • Research and Development

Cause

Missing Functionality

The creation of Sub-items is not possible yet in S4HANA Cloud for Bill of Materials .

It is not possible through The Migration Cockpit , Fiori App 'Maintain Bill Of Material'  or API API_BILL_OF_MATERIAL_SRV

Sub-items have no operational function in the BOM. They are not copied to the production order or displayed in the BOM Explosion apps

Resolution

Please follow the KBA 2712608  and submit a feature request if you would like the functionality added

See Also

documentation for Sub-items 

Keywords

BOM_ENGINEER , "installation point" , KBA , LO-MD-BOM , Bills of Material , PLM-FIO-BOM , Fiori UI for Material BOM , Problem

Product

SAP S/4HANA Cloud all versions