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1646592 - Health Industry Bar Code (HIBC) field in Material Master (transaction MM01 / MM02)


  • You need to populate the 25 character long HIBC code in the material master.
  • The EAN/UPC field (MARA-EAN11) is only 18 characters long and does not accept the + sign in the HIBC code.



  • SAP ERP Release Independent.
  • Material Master is active in the system.


SAP ERP Central Component all versions ; SAP R/3 Enterprise all versions ; SAP R/3 all versions ; SAP enhancement package for SAP ERP all versions


GTIN, barcode , KBA , LO-MD-MM , Material Master , Problem

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