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2654220 - Delivery Date Changes Automatically in the Purchase Order Document

Symptom

User is creating a new purchase order and system defaults the delivery date to 7 days from the current date. Now user changes the delivery date to different date and up on entering ship-to location or quantity, system defaults the delivery date to 7 days

Environment

1805

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to the Purchase Requests and Orders work center
  2. Go to the Common Tasks and select New Purchase Order
  3. Enter the mandatory details and under Items section user can see that Delivery Date is set as 7 days from the current date
  4. Change the Delivery Date to different date and select Ship-To location or Quantity
  5. System defaults the delivery date to 7 days from the current date

Cause

When user creates a purchase new purchase order, system will default 7 days as a delivery date. Technically speaking, if user has just change the date, the new date will not stored in data base. As a result, when user enter ship to or quantity details, it will revert back the date to 7 days again

Resolution

User need to press enter which in turn saves the entry in the purchase order screen & saves this date in the system

Keywords

Delivery Date changed in PO, Delivery Date changing back to old date , KBA , delivery date changed in po , delivery date changed , delivery date changing back to old date , AP-POP-PO , Purchase Order , Problem

Product

SAP Business ByDesign 1802 ; SAP Business ByDesign 1805 ; SAP Business ByDesign 1808