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2865956 - IBP: Error "User is not authorized to run supply planning on subnetworks." when running a S&OP Operator or Simulate/Save Data in the planning view


The Business User runs a S&OP Operator (for example, Optimizer or Heuristic), or changes values of Supply Key Figures and Simulate/Save Data, and it fails with the following Error message:

"User is not authorized to run supply planning on subnetworks."


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  • SAP Supply Chain Management (SCM)
  • SAP Integrated Business Planning (SCM-IBP)


SAP Integrated Business Planning for Supply Chain all versions


S&OP Operator, Optimizer, Heuristic, fail, failure, error, subnetworks, Location Product, master data, custom Version, permission. , KBA , SCM-IBP-SUP , Supply , SCM-IBP-SUP-OPT , Supply Optimizer , SCM-IBP-SUP-ALG , Algorithms , Problem

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