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2942367 - How to use the BP Role "BUP102 Approve/Reject Blocking" in the Business Partner Fiori Apps


  • How to use the "Approve/Reject Blocking - Business Partner" Fiori App


  • SAP S/4HANA 
  • SAP S/4HANA Cloud

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Assign the "BUP102 Approval for Block" role to a Business Partner.
  2. Block the Business Partner in the "Block Master Data - Business Partner" app.
  3. Try to Approve or Reject the block in the "Approve/Reject Blocking - Business Partner" Fiori App.
  4. The system raises the error "You are not authorized to request a block".


The app follows the four eyes principal and requires that a second authorised user to approve the block. The same user who requested the block cannot be the one to approve it.


  1. Ensure that you are assigned the SAP_BR_DATA_PRIVACY_SPECIALIST Data Privacy Specialist.
  2. A second authorised user must be the one to approve/reject the block in the "Approve/Reject Blocking - Business Partner" 

See Also


BUP_APPR_BLK, BUP102, BUP102 Approval for Block, Approval for Block, Approve/Reject Blocking, Approve/Reject Blocking - Business Partner, SAP S/4HANA Cloud, SAP S/4HANA, S4_PC , KBA , AP-MD-BP , Business Partner , Problem


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