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2943988 - SAP Marketing: How Product Hierarchy and Categories are dependent to each other


During upload of Product using the Data File Load app, the validation error comes as below-

"Maintain for hierarchy HIERARCHY_XYZ also a category in row X"

Product Hierarchy without Category Upload-a.png

"Image/data in this KBA is from SAP internal systems, sample data, or demo systems. Any resemblance to real data is purely coincidental."



  • SAP Marketing Cloud Edition

  • SAP Marketing On-Premise - All licensed versions


SAP Marketing all versions ; SAP S/4HANA Cloud all versions


datamanagement, productmanagement, producthierarchy, productcategory, configuration, dataload , KBA , CEC-MKT-DM-PRO , Products and Product Categories , CEC-MKT-ITC , Installation and technical configuration , How To

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