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1597737 - ME 898 - Purchase order unit type not defaulting into UB document type

Symptom

 You note one of the following symptoms when performing Intracompany Stock Transport Orders (STOs):

  • STO is created with document type UB, but, instead of selecting the order unit, the base unit of measure (UOM) is proposed.
  • Due to the fact the base unit of measure is proposed, it's not possible to change the order unit, as error ME898 - "Order unit XX cannot be used"  is issued.

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Environment

  • Materials Management (MM)
  • SAP ERP Central Component
  • SAP ERP
  • SAP enhancement package for SAP ERP
  • SAP enhancement package for SAP ERP, version for SAP HANA
  • SAP S/4HANA
  • SAP S/4HANA Cloud

Product

SAP ERP Central Component all versions ; SAP ERP all versions ; SAP S/4HANA Cloud all versions ; SAP S/4HANA all versions ; SAP enhancement package for SAP ERP all versions ; SAP enhancement package for SAP ERP, version for SAP HANA all versions

Keywords

ME 898, ME21N, ME27, Stock Transport Order, Intracompany, Base Unit of Measure, MARA-MEINS, Unit of Issue, MARC-AUSME, Order Unit EKPO-MEINS, ECC, PO, STO, PO unit, MEINS , KBA , MM-PUR-GF-STO , Stock Transfer , MM-PUR-PO , Purchase Orders , Problem

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