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1862419 - Customer Information on Sales Orders is Not Copied to Follow Up Documents in Thrid Party Transaction


The Customer Information maintained in the sales orders is not copied to the follow up documents such as outbound delivery and customer invoice. This issue only happens in Third Party Transaction.

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to the Sales Orders work center.
  2. Go to the Sales Orders view.
  3. Open certain sales order and go to Items tab.
  4. Select one item line and you can see the Customer Information is maintained.
  5. Go to the Document Flow tab.
  6. Open the corresponding customer invoice.
  7. Go to the Item tab and select the item line.
  8. The Customer Information field is empty. It is not copied from original sales order.


The Customer Information on sales orders is not designed to be copied to follow-up documents such as Purchase Orders, Outbound Delivery and Customer Invoice in Third Party Transaction.


This is the expected behavior of SAP Business ByDesign. We are planning to improve this behavior in future releases of SAP Business ByDesign.


KBA , AP-CI , Customer Invoice Processing , How To


SAP BUSINESS BYDESIGN 1705 ; SAP BUSINESS BYDESIGN 1708 ; SAP Business ByDesign 1802 ; SAP Business ByDesign 1808