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2892515 - Depreciation run results in error Depreciation run for period XXX no longer possible


A depreciation run results in error "CCode XXXX/AP XXXX/FY XXXX: Depreciation run for period XXX no longer possible".

The long text of this error is:

Message no. AAPO524
A depreciation run for a later period as period XXX has already taken place in fiscal year XXXX for company code XXXX / accounting principle XXXX.
System Response
The depreciation posting run for period XXX cannot be executed.
Start the depreciation run for company code XXXX / accounting principle XXXX for a permitted period in fiscal year XXXX.
You can find information about the periods already posted to in the depreciation run itself.


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Reproducing the Issue

  1. Enter Schedule Asset Accounting Jobs app.
  2. Create a new depreciation run.
  3. Schedule the run.
  4. Error message appears in depreciation run log.


The depreciation run has been scheduled for a period that there is already a completed depreciation run. Depreciation can only be ran for at least the last period which has been processed otherwise the error will be risen.


Change the period that depreciation is being scheduled to the last period that has been processed or a future period. To find the last processed period, review the completed logs in the Schedule Asset Accounting app.


depreciation period AAPO 524 AAPO-524 , KBA , FI-AA-AA-E , Periodic Posting , Problem


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