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2545176 - System Creates Account for Org Units Which are Marked as Company


When you save an Org Unit with the flag Company, system automatically creates an Account. You would like to know whether the behavior is correct or not?

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Organizational Management work center
  2. Save the Org Structure which has Company marked for an Org Unit

System creates an Account


This is an expected system behavior is SAP Cloud for Customer that creating a Company create a Account (Business Partner). Every Company is an entity which is linked with respective Business Partner. Any business transaction documents which need to have Company uses the respective Business Partner ID (or Account ID)


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SAP Cloud for Customer add-ins 1802 ; SAP Hybris Cloud for Customer 1708 ; SAP Hybris Cloud for Customer add-ins 1711