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2957533 - Runtime Error occurs when ‘Purchasing’ button is clicked for a business partner in App Maintain Business Partner.


App Maintain Business Partner throws a runtime error when user navigates for purchasing organization data for a business partner created in supplier role.



Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to App Maintain Business Partner.
  2. Open a Business Partner in Supplier Role.
  3. Click on Purchasing.


Returns Supplier (LFM1-KZRET) is set to True and Customer Number is INITIAL (KNA1-KUNNR).


This issue is fixed with S/4HANA Cloud 2011 CE release.

Q-system will be upgraded to CE 2011 on the weekend of Oct 31st / Nov 1st, 2020.
P-system will be upgraded to CE 2011 two weeks later on the weekend of  Nov 14th / 15th, 2020.

As a workaround, App Manage Supplier Master Data can be used till then.


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SAP S/4HANA Cloud 2005 ; SAP S/4HANA Cloud 2008 ; SAP S/4HANA Cloud 2011