2517058 - Numeric ID is Not Supported in Product Specification ID Field, System Shows Error Message: "Cannot manually set product specification ID"

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2517058 - Numeric ID is Not Supported in Product Specification ID Field, System Shows Error Message: "Cannot manually set product specification ID"

Symptom

You want to maintain the Product Specification ID as numeric ID, for example: 123456. But system shows error:Cannot manually set product specification ID 123456.

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Product and Service Portfolio woc.
  2. Go to Product Specification view.
  3. Create a new produce specification, enter numeric ID 123456 in the Product Specification ID field.
  4. System shows error: Cannot manually set product specification ID 123456.

Cause

System does not allow the Product Specification ID to be numeric ID. You can use capital letters, digits, and the following special characters "_", "-", "/", "\", ":", ".".

If you do not enter a product specification ID, the system automatically assigns one.

Resolution

This is the designed system behavior.

Keywords

KBA , LOD-CRM , Cloud for Customer , How To

Product

SAP BUSINESS BYDESIGN 1708 ; SAP BUSINESS BYDESIGN 1802 ; SAP Business ByDesign 1711