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2823896 - Indicator Type Field is Not Available as a Code to Restrict in Code List Restriction


You have an Indicator type field and want to use it as a Code to Restrict in a Code List Restriction. However, this field is not showing up on the dropdown of Code to Restrict when creating a new Code List Restriction.


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Indicator type fields are available to be used as Control Field on Code List Restrictions, but can't be set as Code to Restrict.


This is the standard behavior of the system.

If you need this functionality urgently you may contact your implementation manager to help with such request or approach directly the SAP Cloud Service Center.

You can find more details about the services offered by Cloud Service Center. You can contact Cloud Service Center as follows:

  1. If you are a partner: please use or the Partnerfinder
  2. If you are a customer: please use the little blue box “Contact Us” shown on the very right-hand side of SAP Application Development site , choose “Contact Us”, choose “Services”, choose “SAP Custom Development” and complete the page.

Note: The services of the SAP Cloud Service Center will be charged as packaged services based on fixed prices.

An alternative option may be to check the SAP Customer Influencer Site to submit an idea.


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