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2651823 - Error ME019 "Item category D can only be used without material" when creating a PO

Symptom

You are creating a service PO (item category = D) but you get below error ME019 although you are using a material of type SERV.

Item category D can only be used without material

Message no. ME019

Diagnosis

The item category you entered does not permit the entry of a material number.

Procedure

Set the material number to "blank".


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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 HANA, platform edition 2.0 ; 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

po, purchase, order, service, me21n, create, ME, 019, ME019, material, SERV, item, category, type , KBA , MM-PUR-PO , Purchase Orders , MM-SRV , Services Management , How To

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