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2404578 - Delete Option is Greyed Out for Location

Symptom

When trying to delete a Location:XYZ, the Delete option is Inactive.*XYZ refers to Location id

Environment

SAP Business ByDesign

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Supply Chain Design Master Data Work Center.
  2. Go to Locations View.
  3. Find for XYZ.
  4. Select Go.
  5. Choose the location XYZ, here Delete option is inactive.

Cause

Master Data once created cannot be deleted, it can be set to Obsolete only.

When location is with status In preparation can be deleted.

Resolution

System does not allow to delete the Location if the status is other than In preparation. This is the standard behavior as designed.

Keywords

Location deletion, the Delete option is Inactive,  In preparation, greyed out, Obsolete, master data , KBA , select location for deletion , delete option is inactive , AP-LDM , Location Data Management , How To

Product

SAP Business ByDesign all versions