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2586219 - Error in an Opportunity: "Please enter a party with role Sales Unit"

Symptom

While adding products or making any changes to an opportunity the following error occurs: Please enter a party with role Sales Unit

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to the Sales work center.
  2. Select the Opportunity view.
  3. Open the opportuntity ABC (ABC represents the number of the opportunity).
  4. Go to the Products tab.
  5. Click on the Add button.
  6. The following error occurs: Please enter a party with role Sales Unit

Cause

The owner of the opporuntity is not assigned to any Sales Unit.

Resolution

Assign the Owner to a Sales Unit, using the following steps:

  1. Go to the Administrator work center.
  2. Select the General Settings view.
  3. Open the Employees link.
  4. Search for the owner XYZ and select the Edit button (XYZ represents the name of the employee).
  5. For the field Organizational Unit, select an option from the value help and Save.
  6. Now, open the opporunity ABC, remove the owner XYZ, add it again and Save.

The error message will dissappear.

Keywords

Opportunity, Please enter a party with role Sales Unit. , KBA , LOD-CRM-OPP , Opportunity Management , How To

Product

SAP Cloud for Customer all versions