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2931700 - Unable to approve the Project Baseline


Unable to approve the project baseline as system throws error as "action approve not possible"


SAP Business ByDesign

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to managing my area work center
  2. Go to  approvals
  3. Select the task related  project base line 
  4. Click on approve


The Project status is stopped and thus you cannot approve the base line. when Project is stopped which means no activities are expected with project and thus we don't allow to approve.


  1. Go to  project
  2. Go to project plan
  3. Select the header task
  4. Go to  basic data sub tab
  5. Choose revoke stop in field project status
  6. click on save

 Then you can approve the base line


KBA , SRD-SRM-PRO , Purchase Requests and Orders , Problem


SAP Business ByDesign 2002