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2973541 - IBP: Unexpected source or target prefix is selected when copying a planning area


When trying to copy planning area, for example, ABCPA to another planning area XYZPA, by using the option "Replace Existing Planning Area Including Dependencies", the source or the target prefix the application selects has two characters, instead of the 3 characters expected.



  • SAP Supply Chain Management (SCM)
  • SAP Sales and Operations Planning (SCM-SOP)
  • SAP Integrated Business Planning (SCM-IBP)


SAP Integrated Business Planning for Supply Chain all versions


Prefix, Copy, planning, area, source, target, replace, mdt, master, data, type , KBA , SCM-IBP-CNF-PAR , Planning Areas App , Problem

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