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3059923 - Error in API_ENTERPRISE_PROJECT_SRV : Updating project is not possible. Project draft exists for XXXXXX.

Symptom

When using API_ENTERPRISE_PROJECT_SRV following error is raised: Updating project is not possible. Project draft exists for XXXXXX.

Environment

SAP S/4HANA Cloud.

Reproducing the Issue

Send a PATCH call to update a project.

Cause

Standard Behavior. 

When you change a project in Project control app and do not cancel/or save, a draft version is created.

This manual draft version is blocking the edition of this project.

Resolution

In order to cancel the draft version go to the project in Project control app, click edit and save or click cancel and discard the changes.

Keywords

/S4PPM/CRUD/040
, KBA , PPM-PRO , Project Management , Problem

Product

SAP S/4HANA Cloud all versions