1835596 - Error: "Useful life for valuation view ABC in set of books XYZ is missing"

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1835596 - Error: "Useful life for valuation view ABC in set of books XYZ is missing"

Symptom

The above error message is encountered while trying to migrate Fixed Assets.

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Business Configuration work center.
  2. Go to Implementation Projects view.
  3. Select the relevant change project.
  4. Select the Open Activity List button.
  5. Navigate to the Integrate and Extend tab.
  6. Find and select the activity Migration of Accounting Transaction Data.
  7. Select link: Migrate accounting transaction data using the migration tool.
  8. Select the relevant Unit or Create Unit.
  9. Upload the migration template.
  10. Select the Execute Migration button.

Cause

The field Total Useful Life Months in the Valuation Settings section of the migration template for Fixed Assets is a mandatory field. This error is caused because the field is left blank.

Resolution

Kindly maintain a value for the said field and retry migrating.

Keywords

KBA , AP-RC-BCT , Business Config. Tools (SAP Business ByDesign , How To

Product

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