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2777422 - Error Message:Product category XXX does not exist

Symptom

While creating a shopping cart using an external catalog you get this error. Where XXX is the product category.

Environment

SAP Business ByDesign

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Homework center
  2. Go to Advanced shopping view
  3. Enter all necessary details in step 1 and step2

 You will get  error.

Cause

Product category XXX comes from external catalog itself, same as other values.
Since it does not exist in ByDesign, hence the error is thrown.

Resolution

There is a BADI where we allow mapping of external catalog product id to ByDeisgn Product id,  so you have to contact your partner to implement this BADI using PDI studio.

Please pass on the below details to your partners so that they can take further action.

BADI is meant for such cases, to map values from external catalog to their corresponding master data values in ByDesign system. Here are the BADI details:

Enhancement Spot :- /SRMAP/LREQ_ENHANCEMENT_SPOT
BADI Definition :- /SRMAP/LREQ_IR_OCI_BADI
Interface :- /SRMAP/IF_LREQX_IR_OCI_BADI

Keywords

Product category does not exist, , KBA , AP-POP-PO , Purchase Order , AP-REQ-IR , Internal Request , Problem

Product

SAP Business ByDesign all versions