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2499153 - Creating Validity Periods with future Valid From / To dates, or system copies the condition to other periods too


You wish to create multiple validity periods to cover current and future years / periods and you experience the following symptoms:

  • System adds an additional period from the end of the added period to 31.12.9999 that has the same price and the same condition creation date as the original (or last) period.
  • When each new period is added, the proposed "valid from" date saved becomes today's date.

Additional symptoms:

  • When user changes a condition of one validity period in ME32K, system also performs the same change for the other validity period.
  • There are more than one entry in A016 with the same KNUMH value.



  • Materials Management (MM)
  • SAP ERP Central Component
  • SAP enhancement package for SAP ERP
  • SAP enhancement package for SAP ERP, version for SAP HANA


SAP ERP Central Component all versions ; SAP ERP all versions ; SAP S/4HANA all versions ; SAP enhancement package for SAP ERP all versions ; SAP enhancement package for SAP ERP, version for SAP HANA all versions


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