1877303 - Sourcing request cannot be created

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1877303 - Sourcing request cannot be created

Symptom

You receive the error Sourcing request cannot be created when clicking on Quick Sourcing Request for a purchase request with limit items.

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to the Purchase Requests and Orders work center.
  2. Go to the Purchase Requests view.
  3. Select the purchase request.
  4. Click on Quick Sourcing Request.
  5. Error Sourcing request cannot be created is displayed.

Cause

The purchase request contains one or more limit items.

Resolution

Limit items are not supported for any bidding processes, and therefore the system raises the error message stating that the sourcing is not possible. This is the correct system behavior.

Keywords

KBA , AP-PRP , Purchase Request Processing , How To

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