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1612009 - Materials Disappears while changing to Planning view in Mass Change


After selecting some materials for Mass Change, when you navigate to Planning view, Only few materials are available or all the materials are disappeared.

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Product Data work center.
  2. Select some materials.
  3. Select Mass Change button.
  4. A new screen opens, Select Planning option in Show field.

Only few materials are available out of the selection or all the material are disappeared.


If the material is in the status Initial for Planning, then the material will not appear in the Planning view of the Mass Change.


  1. In Planning view, you can only find materials with Planning status Active and In Preparation. If the Planning status is Initial or Not Started, then the materials will not be displayed.
  2. If a particular material have 2 Planning Area IDs and both are in Active or In Preparation status, then both the planning area ID will be displayed in the planning view.

So, if the material is not active for Planning then the material will not be displayed in the Planning view of the Mass Change.


KBA , SRD-MD-PRD-PRD , Product , Product Enhancement


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