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2691388 - System Triggers the Error Message 'Action PGR_BACKGROUND not possible; action is disabled' When Doing Post Goods Receipt with Custom Solution


You have created a Partner solution with a Custom User Interface to perform Post Goods Receipt as Planned for Stock Transfer Orders. However, when you try to execute the action, the system returns the error message  'Action PGR_BACKGROUND not possible; action is disabled'. Now you want to know how to resolve the issue.


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Reproducing the Issue

  1. Navigate to the relevant Custom work center.
  2. Go to the relevant Custom work center view.
  3. Enter a valid value in the Field 'Stock Transfer Order ID'.
  4. Click the Save button.
  5. System returns the error message: Action PGR_BACKGROUND not possible; action is disabled.


Post Goods Receipt is not possible if the Status of the Inbound Delivery Notification is not Received.


1. Set the Inbound Delivery Notification to Received status. The Action:ACKNOWLEDGE_DEL_NOTE at the Root of 'APDL_INBOUND_DELIVERY.Action' is already released.

2. Once the Inbound Delivery Notification is in Received status, the Action PGR_BACKGROUND at the Root of 'APDL_INBOUND_DELIVERY' shall be enabled for consistent Inbound Delivery Notifications only.


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