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2887722 - Error M7036 when posting movement type161 Returns for purchase order via API


When calling API to post goods movement type 161, error M7036 can be found in message dashboard


  • Sourcing and Procurement
  • SAP S/4HANA Cloud

Reproducing the Issue

1. Create a PO with indicator GR based IV checked

2. Call API to post goods movement type 161 with this PO

3. Error M7036 can be found in message dashboard


it is not possible to post direct by movement type 161 in API. You must use in HTTP request the movement type 101 and then all items with return flag in the PO are posted by movement type 161. It happen internal in function module by post.


Please using movement type 101 before posting with 161. Or indicator GR based IV checked should be un-checked.

See Also

Fiori app


S4, HANA, MIGO, MaterialDocumentCreateRequest_Async_In, API_MATERIAL_DOCUMENT, M7036 , KBA , MM-IM-GF , Basic Functions , MM-IM-GF-2CL , Basic Functions (Public Cloud) , Problem


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