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2660595 - IBP Planning Area Activation/Check Error: MDT XXXX (used in MDT YYYY) must be included in the planning area


1. Simple master data XXXX is created.

2. Virtual master data YYYY is created. XXXX is a referenced master data type for this virtual master data.

3. All the attributes of XXXX is selected in the planning area through YYYY i.e. master data XXXX is not selected in the planning area.

4. There exists version(s) for the planning area and option "Version-Specific Master Data" is checked or enabled for any one of the version.


Activation/Check of planning area fails with error such as below:

E - MDT YYYY (used in MDT XXXX) must be included in the planning area.
E - Check of DUMMY has failed.
E - Check failed.
E - Activation failed.



  • SAP Integrated Business Planning (SCM-IBP)


SAP Integrated Business Planning 1705 ; SAP Integrated Business Planning 1802 ; SAP Integrated Business Planning 1805 ; SAP Integrated Business Planning 1808 ; SAP Integrated Business Planning 1811


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