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2991833 - Error 'Change not permitted; identified stock type is not 03 or 04'

Symptom

System throws following error while removing the value from identified stock type field of product ABC  -

Change not permitted; identified stock type is not 03 or 04

Note: ABC represents product ID

Environment

 SAP Business ByDesign

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go To Product Portfolio work center
  2. Go To Products View -> By Materials -> Enter ID ABC -> Edit -> Navigate to General Tab -> Remove the value from field Identified Stock  Type

AT this point, system throws error 'Change not permitted; identified stock type is not 03 or 04'

Cause

In the material master data of product ABC, go to Valuation tab, and you can see that the Valuation Level Type has been maintained as Product Specification.

As long as it is of this type, the Identified Stock type cannot be changed and hence the error.

Resolution

This is the expected system behavior. User will have to change the Valuation Level Type in case product do not have identified stock.

Keywords

Valuation Level Type, Identified Stock Type, Product Specification , KBA , product specification , identified stock type , valuation level type , AP-IP , Inventory Processing , Problem

Product

SAP Business ByDesign all versions