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2402598 - First Article Inspection Use Case.


How to set up First Article Inspection Plan to automatically create an inspection for a product Productxyz or category the first time it is received from a Supplier.

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It is not possible to trigger First Article Inspection automatically for a product or category the first time it is received from a supplier.

In case of Planned Inspections where Inspection is fetched automatically on Receive of Goods via supplier, system shall always create Receiving Inspection – Supplier Delivery.


As per the current behavior of system, you can create Receiving Inspection - First Article only via Adhoc/Unplanned inspections.

You will have to manually create Inspection in such cases if you wish to go with Receiving Inspection - First Article.


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