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2942512 - Negative Difference Quantity with a Positive Difference Value in the App 'List of Inventory Differences'


App 'List of Inventory Differences' displays a "Difference Quantity" as negative and a "Difference Value" with a positive value.


  • SAP S/4HANA Cloud

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Create a Physical Inventory Document for a Material / Plant.
  2. Enter a Count for Zero Count.
  3. Go to the App 'List of Inventory Differences'.
  4. Enter the Material / Plant details and execute.
  5. The App displays the "Difference Quantity" as negative and the "Difference Value" as positive.


  1. Go to the App 'List Inventory Differences'. 
  2. From the menu, select 'More' >  'Settings' > 'Layout' -> 'Current'.
  3. Under 'Column Set' scroll down and select the field 'neg. diff. value'.
  4. Press the arrow icon to move the field 'neg. diff. value' into the 'Displayed Column'. And press Enter.
  5. The column 'neg. diff. value' is then output which shows the 'Value' as negative. 


App, List Inventory Difference, MI20, Negative, Positive, Amount, Value Variant, Layout, Current, Difference , KBA , MM-IM-PI , Physical Inventory , Problem


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