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3088227 - Title Field in API_BUSINESS_PARTNER

Symptom

  • The title field is missing in API_BUSINESS_PARTNER
  • Business Partners of type person are unintentionally created as female by default
  • Business Partners of type person are unintentionally created as male by default

Environment

  • SAP S/4HANA Cloud
  • SAP S/4HANA

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Create a Business Partners of type person via API_BUSINESS_PARTNER
  2. The title and/or gender of the newly created BP is incorrect

Cause

In API_BUSINESS_PARTNER the "Form of Address" field can be used to define the Title of the Person Business Partner. The gender of the Business Partner is then assigned based on the title, e.g. Person Business Partners created with the title 0001 Mrs. are created as female and Business Partners created with the title 0002 Mr. are created as Male. The fields "IsFemale" or "IsMale" can also be used if the title is not to be assigned.

Resolution

  1. Create a Business Partners of type person via API_BUSINESS_PARTNER
  2. "Form of Address" can be used to specify the title

See Also

Keywords

API_BUSINESS_PARTNER, Form of Address, Title, IsFemale, IsMale , KBA , LO-MD-BP , Business Partners , How To

Product

SAP S/4HANA Cloud all versions