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3026524 - The error "Business partner role is not supported" is raised when trying to create/copy a project in SAP S/4HANA Cloud

Symptom

 The error "Business partner role is not supported" is raised when trying to create/copy a project in SAP S/4HANA Cloud

Environment

SAP S/4HANA Cloud

Reproducing the Issue

Example when copying a project

  1. Open the Project Control App
  2. Select a project
  3. Click the Copy button
  4. Enter the project ID and planning start date
  5. Click the Create button
  6. The error "Business partner role not supported error" is raised

Cause

For creating/copying a project only the "BUP003 Employee" role is supported

Resolution

Option 1:  Have a user which has the "BUP003 Employee" role create/copy the project

Option 2: If the user should be allowed to create/copy projects then assign the "BUP003 Employee" role to the affected user see KBA 2646803 – How to maintain employees data in an S/4HANA Cloud.

Keywords

2646803, Business partner role not supported error, Create Project, Copy Project, Project Control App, /S4PPM/CRUD102, /S4PPM/CRUD 102, /S4PPM/CRUD, 102 , KBA , PPM-PRO , Project Management , Problem

Product

SAP S/4HANA Cloud 2102