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2408854 - Duration of Automatically Created Intercompany Project

Symptom

The Intercompany Project ABC (ABC refers to ID of the project) has the duration defaulted to 1 Day.

Environment

SAP Business ByDesign

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Sales Order Work Center.
  2. Select Sales Order View.
  3. Search for the Sales Order XYZ(XYZ refers to the sales order ID) that was created automatically from the intercompany relavent Purchase Order.
  4. Select View All button.
  5. Navigate to Document Flow.
  6. Select the hyperlink of the Intercompany Project.
  7. Navigate to the Intercompany Project ABC(ABC refers to ID of the project).
  8. Go to Basic Data tab you can see the Duration is defaulted to 1 day.
  9. Navigate to Scheduling tab you can see the Start Date and End Date being same.

Cause

As a standard system behavior for automatically created intercompany projects the duration will be defaulted to 1 day and the Start Date and Finish Date of the intercompany project is same.
However, you can overwrite the duration under Project Plan Tab.

Resolution

This is the expected system behavior.

Keywords

intercompany project duration, intercompany project, duration, project created automatically , KBA , AP-PRO , Project Processing , How To

Product

SAP BUSINESS BYDESIGN 1611 ; SAP BUSINESS BYDESIGN 1705 ; SAP BUSINESS BYDESIGN 1708 ; SAP Business ByDesign 1702 ; SAP Business ByDesign 1711 ; SAP Business ByDesign 1802 ; SAP Business ByDesign 1805 ; SAP Business ByDesign 1808