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2440255 - GOS button greyed out / icons missing or inactive


When working with MM purchasing transactions (ME2*N, ME5*N, ME3*K ,ME3*L, ME41, ME42, ME43, ME47, ME48)  the icons / buttons under the Services for Object button (aka GOS, Generic Object Services) are either missing or inactive (greyed out).
The probem might happen randomly without an apparent pattern or reason and might disappear again.



  • Materials Management (MM)
  • SAP R/3 Enterprise 4.7
  • SAP ERP Core Component
  • SAP enhancement package for SAP ERP
  • SAP enhancement package for SAP ERP, version for SAP HANA


SAP ERP Central Component all versions ; SAP ERP all versions ; SAP R/3 Enterprise 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


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