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2783716 - '500 SAP Internal Server Error ERROR: Semantic Descriptor Does not Exist (Termination: ERROR_MESSAGE_STATE)' Duning Migration of Open Items Receivables


When migrating accounting data (eg: Open Items Receivables) using the migration tool in Business Configuration, you are encountering inconsistencies and the following error message appears:

'500 SAP Internal Server Error ERROR: Semantic descriptor does not exist (termination: ERROR_MESSAGE_STATE)'


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Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to work center Business Configuration.
  2. Go to subview Overview.
  3. Search for activity Migrate Accounting Transaction Data.
  4. Click on button Change Immediately.
  5. Select effected migration unit.
  6. Select the effected source file under Migration Object.
  7. Click on button Process File.
  8. Click on button Repeat Validation.
  9. Select Validate All Records.

Result: Error occurs - file validation failed. Create incident.


Inconsistencies occur when attempting to renew the Runtime Object.


Please open an incident to enable a backend correction. We are currently working on a software correction to provide a permanent solution as soon as possible.


KBA , SRD-CC-MIG-DMC , Migration: Tool , Problem


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