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2555746 - Item Connector - The new revision date must be after the previous revision


After running the Item Connector, the message "The new revision date must be after the previous revision" was thrown.


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This is caused due to the item's revision date and time, that were inserted in the item connector file, be older/previous to the latest item's revision date and time available in the system.


To correct it, it is recommended to engage the SAP team that delivers Professional Services or an SAP Certified Partner to review and perform adjustments in the connector configuration. It is necessary to adjust the item's revision date and time within the item connector file.

See Also

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2148552 - Item connector creates new items when the revision date is not provided for an update of an existing item -LMS


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