The error "You are not authorized to block/unblock data; see long text" is raised when blocking/unblocking business partner in the app "Block Master Data - Business Partner".
SAP S/4HANA Cloud
Reproducing the Issue
- Open Block Master Data app
- Enter the business partner number
The user assigned with the role "SAP_BR_DATA_PRIVACY_SPECIALIST" under the restriction of "Write, Read, Value Help" section: "No access" will not have the authorization to block/unblock the BP.
- Confirm the restriction of "Write, Read, Value Help" section is "Unrestricted" in the role "SAP_BR_DATA_PRIVACY_SPECIALIST"(or in the role which is copied from "SAP_BR_DATA_PRIVACY_SPECIALIST")
- Assign the role with correct restrictions to the user who is used to block/unblock the business partner.
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