Error message is thrown while creating/editing a Bank Account Number for a Japanese bank:
Foreign Currency Account No. is 8 digits, other Account No. is 7 digits
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Reproducing the Issue
Go to the Liquidity Management work center.
- Go to the Master Data > My Banks view.
- Select the respective My Bank ID and click Edit > Bank Accounts.
- Click Add Row.
- Enter Bank Account Number with 9 digits and hit Enter in the keyboard.
- Error message is thrown: Foreign Currency Account No. is 8 digits, other Account No. is 7 digits
For Japanese bank accounts with 9 digits a specific Account Type should be used.
The Account Type to be used in this case is: other Account (only for Japan). This account type has been built specifically to accommodate Japanese 9 digits bank accounts.
other account; only for japan; FOP_BANKCCOUNTCHECKS; FOP_BANKCCOUNTCHECKS:031; 9 digits; japan; japanese , KBA , AP-PAY-GLO , Cross-Country Extensions , How To