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2564606 - Not Able to Create New Extension Field

Symptom

You have created a custom EC and there is no New button to create extension field.

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to work center eg: Customers.
  2. Click on Accoutns View.
  3. Navigate to custom facet.
  4. Click on Adapt -> Edit Master Layout.
  5. There is no option to create extension field.

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Cause

Anchros are not configured correctly.

Resolution

To add extension field or to do property changes to a field, first anchors must be defined at pane level.
And for creation of extension fields, in Anchor configuration, repsective BO node and data field must be present. If this is not configured, creation of extension field in this pane is not supported.

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Keywords

KBA , new extension field , data field , extensil field , extension field , anchors , bo node anchor , BC-DWB-REP-EXT , Extensibility , Product Enhancement

Product

SAP Business ByDesign 1711 ; SAP Business ByDesign 1802 ; SAP Cloud for Customer 1802 ; SAP Hybris Cloud for Customer 1711