1568583 - A Material is shown as "Purchased" in material view but it is displayed as "In house Production" in tab "Planning" of that material.

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1568583 - A Material is shown as "Purchased" in material view but it is displayed as "In house Production" in tab "Planning" of that material.

Symptom

The material XYZ is shown as Purchased in material but it is displayed as In house Production in tab Planning of the material (XYZ represents the ID of the material).

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Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to workcenter Product Data.
  2. Select Materials view
  3. Search for the material XYZ, where you could see Purchased check box is checked.
  4. Select Edit button after highlighting the material and select View All button
  5. Go to Planning tab, where Procurement type is displayed as In house production.

Cause

The system works as designed.

Resolution

In the search window, the purchased status is checked if the purchasing status is Active (ie Material is active for purchasing).   And the in-house is checked if the material is assigned to a Production model.

This is not to be related to the status shown, Planning tab -> Procurement Type –> InHouse Production.

Keywords

KBA , SRD-MD-PRD-PRD , Product , How To

Product

SAP Business ByDesign all versions