1892994 - How to Set Extension Fields as Mandatory

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1892994 - How to Set Extension Fields as Mandatory

Symptom

You want to set the extension fields as mandatory.

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to the Sales orders Work Center.
  2. Go to the Sales orders view.
  3. Search for the sales order XYZ (XYZ represents the ID of the sales order).
  4. Edit the sales order XYZ.
  5. Go to the Adaptation Mode and select Edit Screen.
  6. Create an extension field.
  7. You do not find any option to set the extension field as mandatory.

The behavior is same in other SAP Business ByDesign screen too.

Cause

It is not possible to set the adapted field as mandatory, this is the designed behavior of SAP Business ByDesign.

Resolution

This is the expected system behavior, if the requirement is urgent for you then you can contact SAP Service Center (servicecenter@sap.com) for customization.

Keywords

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

Product

SAP BUSINESS BYDESIGN 1705 ; SAP BUSINESS BYDESIGN 1708