You want to create a formatted text field in the products table of sales order, but this is not possible.
SAP Cloud for Customer
Reproducing the Issue
- Go to Sales workcenter
- Go to Sales Order view
- Select Show all and find for ABC (ABC represents the id of the sales order)
- Open the sales order
- Go to Products facet
- Select Start Adaptation
- Select the products section to add a field here
- Select Add Field
- Select Create Fields
- Select Business context as Sales Quote - Item and Type as Formatted Text
- Enter Label value
- Select Save and Close
Upon Save and Close, you will see that the field you just created is not available in the list of extension fields
This is a system limitation regarding field of type Formatted Text
This type of field needs a special control that consumes more space than available in a list cell. Hence, we do not offer for adding fields of this type when adding fields to a list.
The creation of fields is always object-based and it's not possible to restrict the field types based on context(List, for example) when creating them.
This is the reason why the field that was just created does not appear in the list of available fields to add to the list.
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