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2711274 - Error message appears when you are trying to assign a resource to a Resource Group

Symptom

While assigning a Resource DEF (DEF refers to resource id) to a New Resource Group KLM (KLM refers to resource group id), Error appears.

Environment

SAP Business ByDesign

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Supply Chain Design Master Data Work Center.
  2. In Common Tasks, Select New Resource Group.
  3. In General tab, Fill all relevant and mandatory entries.
  4. In Grouping tab, assign the relevant resource DEF.
  5. Select Save.

Error appears as below

Cannot assign planning resource DEF to a planning resource group
Save Failed

Cause

Resource DEF is marked as Planning Relevant i.e "Resource Relevant for Capacity Planning" Flag is checked. If you want to assign a resource to a resource group, the resource must not be planning-relevant. This is causing the error.

Resolution

In order to resolve the error, Follow the below mentioned steps below.

  1. Go to Supply Chain Design Master Data Work Center.
  2. Navigate to resources view
  3. Search for DEF.
  4. Select Edit.
  5. Navigate to General tab.
  6. Descope the Option "Resource Relevant for Capacity Planning".
  7. Select Save.

Keywords

Cannot assign planning resource DEF to a planning resource group, Resource assignment to a New Resource Group , KBA , cannot assign planning resource , resource relevant for capacity planning , planning resource group , planning resource & resource group , AP-RDM , Resource Data Management , Problem

Product

SAP Business ByDesign all versions