1662116 - Is it Possible to Create New Relationship Type, which can be used in Business Partner?

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1662116 - Is it Possible to Create New Relationship Type, which can be used in Business Partner?

Symptom

You are creating a Business Partner (Private Account, Corporate Account, or Contact) and would like to know, whether it is possible to create new relationship types other than the list offered by SAP?

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Business Partner Data work center.
  2. Go to Business Partner view or Accounts view.
  3. Highlight an Account and select Edit button.
  4. Go to Relationships tab.
  5. Select Add Row button and select the drop down box for Relationship Type.

Resolution

Currently it is not possible to maintain any new relationship type other than the list offered by SAP.

Hence, we have added this as a new requirement and it will be considered in one of the future releases.

Keywords

KBA , SRD-FIN-ERM , Travel and Expense Management , How To

Product

SAP BUSINESS BYDESIGN 1705 ; SAP BUSINESS BYDESIGN 1708 ; SAP Business ByDesign 1702