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2905543 - Product Specification Description not shown in Stock Overview although Product Specification Description is maintained


You observe Product Specification Description missing in stock overview for Product DEF although Product Specification ID is released and Product Specification Description is maintained.*DEF refers to Product ID


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Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Outbound Logistics Work Center
  2. Navigate to Stock Overview
  3. Run Query for Product DEF,

You observe Product specification description is missing for Product DEF although it is maintained.You can verify  the same by following below mentioned steps

  1. Go to Product and Service Portfolio Work Center 
  2. Navigate to Product Specifications View
  3. Search for Product DEF

You observe Product specification description  maintained for Product DEF and corresponding PRS id is released.


As the user has maintained  Product specification description other than English Language, SAP cannot convert it any other language itself (As conversion may not always be meaningful).
To see the description in English the customer should explicitly maintain the description in English language as well. Then when he  logon to the system he will be able to see the description.


We need to maintain Product specification description explicitly for the login language.


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