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2993462 - The App 'Display Material Serial Number' is showing the Material number field as mandatory


The App 'Display Material Serial Number' is showing the Material number field as required since upgrade to CE2011


  • SAP S/4HANA Cloud  CE2011
  • Asset Management

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Open the App 'Display Material Serial Number'
  2. The Field Material Number is appearing as required


Error / Bug


The correction has been completed and is planned to be delivered with the Hotfix Collection 5. The implementation is planned to take place in the next maintenance window at the December 14, 2020.

Workaround to use until Hotfix Collection 5 is applied

  1. Open the Display Material Serial Number app
  2. In the Serial Number field , Press F4 ( Call the Search Help )
  3. A Popup appears with fields Material and Serial Number
  4. In the Serial Number field , input the Serial Number
  5. Press Continue
  6. A list is displayed with all the Materials  associated with the Serial number entered
  7. Double click on the Material / Serial Number combination required
  8. The Material and Serial Number fields on the initial app screen are populated

See Also

Display Material Serial Number

SAP S/4HANA & SAP Marketing Cloud Upgrade Schedule 2020 and 2021


SAP_BR_MAINTENANCE_PLANNER , IQ03 , MATNR , SAP_BR_MAINTENANCE_PLNR_RSH , 'Serial Number List ' , 'Fill out all required entry fields' , 00055 , KBA , PM-EQM-EQ , Equipment , LO-MD-SN , Serial Numbers , How To


SAP S/4HANA Cloud 2011