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2506047 - Partner ID Field is Disabled While Creating a Partner


You are trying to create a new Partner, but observe that the Partner ID field is disabled.


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Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Account Management workcenter
  2. Go to Common Tasks view
  3. Select New Partner
  4. On the New Partner screen, the Partner ID field has a label, but no field to specify the ID


By default, the Partner ID field is disabled while creating the Partner. 


Upon specifying the Name and selecting Save, the system saves the Partner and the Partner ID is auto generated by the system.

In the Business Configuration workcenter, in the activity General Business Partners, you may define the Number Ranges for Partners by choosing Define Number Ranges for Business Partners.


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