2657133 - Automatic Conversion Not Happened When Changing Currency in Purchase Order

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2657133 - Automatic Conversion Not Happened When Changing Currency in Purchase Order

Symptom

You manually changed purchase order currency under General tab, but system doesn't convert the price amount automatically even the exchange rate already maintained.

Environment

SAP Business ByDesign All Versions

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Purchase requests and orders work center, Purchase Orders view.
  2. Open purchase order ABC (ABC refers to the purchase order ID), the total amount is 100 USD.
  3. View all and go to General tab, change the currency from USD to EUR.

You expect the system will convert the amount to a new value automatically according to the exchange rate you maintained, but the value does not change and the total amount becomes 100 EUR.

 

Cause

This is the current system behavior. During update of puechase order, automatic currency conversion is not supported, only the currency unit changes will be reflected in header currency.

Resolution

Please update the value manually.

Keywords

Purchase Order, Currency Conversion, Automatic Conversion , KBA , AP-POP , Purchase Order Processing , How To

Product

SAP Business ByDesign all versions