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2862378 - G/L Account cannot be created without Company Code in the YCOA


You want to create/copy a G/L Account without Company Code, however, you are receiving the Error message: Create G/L Account in at least one company code.


SAP S/4Hana Cloud

Reproducing the Issue

1. Go to App Manage your Solution

2. Configure your Solution

3. SSCUI 150001 - Manage G/L Account Master Data

      Chart of Account: YCOA

      Copy Button > greyed out


In S/4HANA Cloud is not possible to create G/L Accounts without company code for the YCOA Chart of Account.

YCOA is the operational Chart of Account and G/L Account without company code would be useless, since it cannot be used anywhere.


Follow the steps in the Scope Item J58 in the Word document, session 4.1 Manage G/L Account Master Data.

See Also

Best Practices - Scope Item J58.

SAP Help - Manage G/L Account Master Data


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