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3066123 - How to clear/reset values for materials/articles when uploading data from spreadsheet or clipboard?


  • You want to clear/reset/initialize some values when uploading the changes from spreadsheet or clipboard in mass maintenance transactions, such as MM17, MM46, MASS, MASS_MARC.
  • The table values won't get overwritten with 0 or blank from spreadsheet or clipboard.

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  • SAP R/3
  • SAP R/3 Enterprise
  • SAP ERP Central Component
  • SAP Enhancement package for SAP ERP 
  • SAP S/4HANA, on-premise


SAP ERP Central Component all versions ; SAP R/3 Enterprise all versions ; SAP R/3 all versions ; SAP S/4HANA all versions ; SAP enhancement package for SAP ERP all versions


MM17, MASS, MM46, MASS_MARC, Initialization Character, blank, define upload parameter, initialize value, clear value, import data from file, import data from clipboard. , KBA , LO-MD-MM , Material Master , CA-GTF-MS , Cross-application Mass Change , How To

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