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2396312 - Searching for Product ID in New Contract Results in Few Wrong Products.


When you search for a product ID by entering XXX without using the value help option, System returns few wrong products that does not contain XXX.


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Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Sourcing and Contracting work center.
  2. Navigate to New Contract from Common Tasks.
  3. Add an item and enter XXX in Product ID field (make this search without open Value Selection).


In the search functionality, not only the Product ID field is considered but also other fields like Product Description, Product Category ID and Product Category description is considered.


This is expected system behaviour.


KBA , AP-PCP , Purchasing Contract Processing , Product Enhancement


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