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2167553 - System Does Not Consider Restriction Maintained Under a Location While Performing Goods Movement.


You have defined restrictions for the location ABC where only the product XYZ can be stored on it.

However you are able to transfer a not allowed products to it using the task Goods Movement, under the Internal Logistics work center.

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Internal Logistics work center
  2. Select the common task Goods Movement
  3. Select any product other than XYZ
  4. Select Next
  5. It is possible to transfer the selected product to the area ABC even having a restriction in the master data that should prevent this action


The Goods Movement procedure is a functionality which is done physically by the warehouse operator.

The task consists in moving the goods from one logistics area to another. Since this decision is taken by the warehouse operator, the rules maintained in the logistics area is overruled.


System is working as designed.


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