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2925658 - Error AA169 when editing an asset

Symptom

The error AA169 "Spec.dep.start date not allowed in dep.area & (Please correct)" is raised when either creating an asset or posting to an asset.

Environment

SAP S/4HANA Cloud.

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Enter the app Manage Fixed Assets.
  2. Enter the details of the asset you want to create.
  3. Enter a special depreciation start date in an area that manages special depreciation.
  4. The error is raised. 

Cause

You have entered a depreciation key that does not manage special depreciation.

Resolution

Enter a key that manages special depreciation and save again.

Keywords

AA 169 , KBA , FI-AA-AA-B , Transaction Figures / Valuation , Problem

Product

SAP S/4HANA Cloud all versions