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2793752 - Unable to make fields Mandatory in the Product Master Apps "Manage Product Master Data" and "Change / Create Material" - SAP S/4HANA Cloud

Symptom

Unable to make a field as Required / Optional / Hidden in the Apps "Manage Product Master Data" and "Change / Create /  Display Material".

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Environment

SAP S/4HANA Cloud 

Cause

Missing Functionality.

Currently, in S/4HANA Cloud there is no SSCUI for Field Selection in the Product Master to make fields mandatory / optional or hidden in the Apps  "Manage Product Master Data" and "Change / Create /  Display Material".

Resolution

It is suggested to use the SAP Customer Influence Program as outlined in the KBA 2963059 for the SSCUI to be included in a future release.

Workaround:

It is suggested to consider using the Enhancements 'Master Data : Product' provided in the APP "Custom Logic". It can achive that an error appears when a certain field in the APP "Manage Product Master Data" is not maintained. BADI.png

Refer to the Documentation of the BAdI

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Kindly note the BAdI / Enhancement is only called in the APP "Manage Product Master Data". It will not be called in the APPs "Create / Change / Display Material".

See Also

Custom Fields and Logic

Manage Product Master Data

Extensibility 

Keywords

'Material Plant Validation' - Product Validate, Mandatory fields, Masterial Master, MM01, MM02, Manage Product Master Data, LO-MM-MD, SAP S/4HANA Cloud, BADI, CMD_PRODUCT_VALIDATE , KBA , LO-MD-MM , Material Master , LO-MD-FIO-MM , Fiori UI for Product Master , Problem

Product

SAP S/4HANA Cloud Public Edition all versions ; SAP S/4HANA Cloud all versions